Graduate membership is available to you if you have completed a recognised architecture course, and are not eligible to be registered as an architect.
Five years after completing a recognised course, graduate members may transfer to the Affiliate Member Level 1 category, or on becoming eligible to be registered, to the Member Level 1 category or if registered and an employee, Member Level 2 category if they wish.
Graduate membership is non corporate, and does not require nomination by members. However, Graduate members have rights to vote for National Councillors both Nationally-Elected and Chapter-Elected. They may be elected to National Council as Nationally-Elected Councillors, but are not eligible to be National Councillors Chapter-Elected who take office as Chapter Presidents. At Chapter level they may vote for and be elected as Chapter Councillors.
Graduate members may not use the post nominals.
Graduate members are welcome to attend meetings and participate as members of National and Chapter committees and subcommittees, but may not chair National Committees or National sub-committees.
Graduate membership subscription rates vary and are dependent on the year of graduation.
Graduate Member Benefits