P. O. Box 16148
Albuquerque, NM 87191
p. 505-328-3969, f: 505-856-0104
Jean Gibson, Executive Director



On behalf of the Board of Directors, we’d like to invite you to consider becoming a member of The American Institute of Architects. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is a non-profit professional organization consisting of about 65,000 members nationwide, with nearly 500 members in New Mexico alone. Becoming a member recognizes you as an individual committed to the highest standards within the profession. AIA New Mexico functions as the statewide representative and unifying body for our four local chapters (Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Farmington, and Southern). Architects who join AIA receive simultaneous membership at the National, State and Local Chapter levels.

In addition to all the excellent benefits offered by AIA National, members of AIA New Mexico also enjoy:

  • A 30% discount at AIA New Mexico’s full-service document distribution center
  • Biennial Design Award Programs
  • First-rate, Affordable Continuing Education and Professional Development programs
  • Access to networking with allied industries and professionals
  • A strong community providing valuable social and professional contacts
  • Announcements and invitations to special programs and events

Renew Your Membership Online

You can pay your dues online, and you will receive a confirmation of your payment via e-mail after you complete the transaction. You can also print a copy of your invoice should you choose to send your payment by mail or fax.

Membership Transfer Application [PDF]
Members in good standing may request a transfer of membership to another chapter at any time as long as their residence or place of business is within the territory of the new chapter.



Architect Member (AIA)

Individuals licensed to practice architecture in U.S. State or Territory
Downloadable Application [PDF]

Associate Member (Assoc. AIA)
Associate membership is open to individuals who meet one of the following criteria: professional degree in architecture; currently work under the supervision of an architect; currently enrolled in the Intern Development Program (IDP) and working toward licensure; or faculty member in a university program in architecture.
Downloadable Application [PDF]

International Associate Architect Member (Int'l Assoc. AIA)
Individuals who have an architecture license or equivalent from a non-U.S. licensing authority
Downloadable Application [PDF]