Join ALA for the Powerful, Practical Resources and Personal Connections You Can't Get Anywhere Else


Real World Focus:
  • Consistent emphasis on best practices in firm management and design excellence
  • Information tailored to small to midsize firms
  • Exceptional educational programs, learning/teaching opportunities and CEU tracking
  • Unlimited access to the contracts you'll use most, at no additional cost
Some benefits of membership include:
  • Continuing education for licensure renewal (local programs and online)
  • Short-form contracts to help limit your liability (free for Professional, Senior, Emeritus, Affiliate and Allied Professional members)
  • Professional Designation (Professional, Senior and Emeritus members)
  • Licensed Architect magazine with CE article
  • Information on the latest products and best practices (magazine, newsletters)
  • Public online referral service (Find a Member)
  • Professional recognition opportunities (Featured Architect, annual Design Awards, published articles, programs and online ed.)
  • Networking with others in the industry
  • Health Insurance resources for Individuals, Families or Firms
  • Membership Wall Certificate
Cooperative Culture:
  • Roundtables and networking events
  • Development and support for young and seasoned practitioners
  • Knowledgeable, responsive, readily available staff
  • Free consultant hotlines for legal, code, insurance and ADA
Meaningful Benefits:
  • Professional designation for licensed architects confers credibility and recognition
  • National conference and respected design awards
  • Online listing in searchable member directory
  • Healthcare insurance for individuals, firms and families (through JLBG Health)
  • And much more....

Membership APPLIcation 


Questions? Call ALA at 847-382-0630