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AIA membership is for architects who want to share the knowledge, resources and strength of the Boston Society of Architects (BSA) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the national professional association. Together we help create better places to work and live through standards-setting, education, advocacy and professional development.


  • Online continuing-education (CE) transcript
  • CE support to assist with license protection
  • Use of prestigious AIA credentials

Rather Pay in Monthly Installments?

If you'd like to arrange payment by installments for your 2018 BSA membership dues, simply click this link to fill out your details: Payment Plan form. Once you have completed your form you may email it to [email protected] or mail it to our our street address: 290 Congress Street, suite 200, Boston MA 02210.

PLEASE NOTE: AIA National has a separate AIA only installment program which is available online each year, October 1 through April 30 (to look at the 2018 paper form, click here). Email the AIA National office for more information about enrolling.

What can Membership Achieve?

As the collective voice of the local design community, the Boston Society of Architects (BSA) brings together building-industry professionals to collaborate, exchange ideas, learn and become part of our amazing network. Participating together, we can create better places to work and live through standards-setting, education and advocacy. Call (617) 391-4000 ext 210 or email [email protected].

BSA Membership Resources

Membership means access to premier education opportunities; legislative advocacy on behalf of the profession; support for the creation of safe, fair, and equitable business practices; networking with architects; ways to give back to our communities; and access to independent journalism and the latest local design news. View membership resources and information at

Resources for Firms: COVID-19

BSA offices are currently open for business transactions every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

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