Educator Members

EDUCATOR MEMBER DETAILS

Appellation: Your Name, ASID Educator

Educator Members are individuals employed as faculty or staff within a post-secondary program of interior design education at any higher education institution including a university, college, or accredited school of interior design. The post-secondary program of interior design education at your institution must require completion of 40 semester/60 quarter hours of interior design education. Institution must be accredited by the appropriate regional or national institutional accrediting body.

Qualifying Documentation:

Employment Verification Letter

Are you an interior design practitioner? Educators who qualify for Practitioner membership may use an ASID appellation and must fulfill all requirements and obligations of Practitioner membership.

Practitioner Member Rights & Responsibilities

  • Voting: All Individual members in good standing shall be entitled to one vote in any Society or chapter election or at any Society or chapter membership meeting.
  • CEU Requirement: ASID requires Practitioner Members to complete 1.0/10 credit hours of continuing education every two years to maintain their membership.
  • Member Mark: Members in good standing are permitted to use the ASID Member mark for their membership category.
  • Code of Ethics: Upon approval or renewal of membership, members will confirm that they have read, support, and will adhere to the Code of Ethics.

EDUCATOR MEMBER DUES & FEES

Educator Member dues are billed annually with the option to pay upfront or in quarterly installments. View the official ASID Billing Policies.

$199

Annual Dues
Valued at $549

Quarterly Installment Option: $43.50
The first quarter installment is $113.50 and includes the annual $25 legislative fee and the annual $45 processing fee.
One Time Application Fee: $100

Educators with Practitioner Qualifications

If you qualify as an Individual Practitioner (Professional, Allied, or Associate), join ASID as a Practitioner member. You will be able to verify your educator status and receive the dues discount.

Educators in Other Degree Programs

You will qualify as an Individual Affiliate member. Contact ASID at membership@asid.org to receive a dues discount.

EDUCATOR MEMBER BENEFITS

Take advantage of all the benefits your ASID Educator Membership offers.

Showcase Your Achievement

APPELLATION

Feature your level of achievement to clients, colleagues, and the design community by using the ASID Educator Member appellation.

FOUNDATION INITIATIVES

Receive funding for individuals or groups from the ASID Foundation in its mission to support informed, sustainable, and healthy initiatives in the design of built spaces.

AWARDS

Be recognized for your exemplary achievements and outstanding service through multiple ASID awards and honors programs.

Expand Your Network

PROFESSIONAL CHAPTERS

Connect with your ASID professional chapter to increase your network of local peers and product partners.

DESIGN CONNECTION BY ASID

Launching Winter 2024! Connect with your nationwide ASID network through the Design Connection by ASID platfrom.

MEETINGS & EVENTS

Through local chapter Local and National ASID events, you will have the opportunity to connect with industry leaders and expand your network.

Advance Your Expertise

DESIGN LEARNING BY ASID

Your virtual learning hub for all your continuing education needs. Access toolkits, trainings, product information updates, sponsored content and more! Most CEUs are free to ASID members.

ASID RESEARCH

Gain insights into business, impact, and practice of interior design with access to ASID Research Reports to help you excel in a dynamic and evolving profession.

ASID EDUCATOR HUB

The Educator Hub on the ASID Academy will provide you with tools to help your students build unique skills in the field of design.

Support Your Students

NCIDQ EXAM PREP BY ASID

Help your students achieve their professional credential with ASID’s test prep program and discounts on resources.

DESIGN CAREERS BY ASID

Help your students launch their careers and recruit top faculty on Design Careers by ASID, the ultimate resource hub for job opportunities, resume tips, career guidance, and a prime platform for employers seeking top talent.

ASID VIRTUAL INTERNSHIP

Provide your students with the professional experiences they need to prepare yourself for a career in design through an independent, immersive learning experience.