Professional Membership

Professional Membership is open to engineers and architects who hold an accredited four (or more) year degree in Civil/Structural Engineering, Architecture, Architectural Engineering or are a licensed Professional Engineer or licensed Architect





Please allow up to 5 business days for your application once it's received, to be approved.


  • 50% off all AISC Publications
  • Discounts on all AISC Seminars, events, and NASCC registration
  • One complimentary subscription to Modern Steel Construction Magazine and a digital subscription to Engineering Journal
  • Access to over 15,000 digital downloads of technical information, conference proceedings, etc. 


  • Membership rates offer substantial discounts when multiple individuals from one company join.
  • Persons who are employed by non-member firms that qualify for Full or Associate Membership are ineligible for Professional Membership.
  • AISC membership dues are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal tax purposes; however, they may be deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense.
  • Membership may be transferred from one individual to another by contacting the membership department of AISC, additional credentials will be required upon transfer of membership.
  • If hardcopy subscriptions to Engineering Journal are desired, these can be purchased through the online for an annual fee (additional costs for international applicants) - please visit our Publications section for more details.