Student Members

STUDENT MEMBER DETAILS

Appellation: Your Name, ASID Student

Student Members are individuals actively enrolled as a student in a post-secondary program of interior design education being presented at any higher education institution including a university, college, or accredited school of interior design. The interior design program must require completion of 40 semester/60 quarter hours of interior design education from an institution accredited by the appropriate regional or national institutional accrediting body.

Enrolled students may maintain student membership for a maximum of six years. After six years have passed, the membership will not be renewed but the student may appeal the decision in writing by providing proof of current enrollment in a program eligible for student membership.

Qualifying Documentation:

Expected graduation date.

Student 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.
  • 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.

STUDENT MEMBER ANNUAL DUES & FEES

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

$49

Annual Dues
Valued at $549

Quarterly Installment Option: $12.25
The first quarter installment is $57.25 and includes the annual $45 processing fee.
One Time Application Fee: $0

Current ASID Student Members

If you joined prior to January 23, 2024, you will not be charged annual member dues until graduation.

Students in Other Degree Programs

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

 

Graduating? Take advantage of the ASID Advance to Allied program and receive a discount on your first five years of Allied membership.

 

STUDENT MEMBER BENEFITS

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

Showcase Your Achievement

Student Portfolio Competition

The ASID Student Portfolio Competition endeavors to generate the best collection of student design projects for the chance to earn an internship with a leading firm.

ASID FOUNDATION STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS

The ASID Foundation funds student scholarships to expand research or to continue knowledge contributions in specific areas of design.

AWARDS

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

APPELLATION

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

Expand Your Network

PROFESSIONAL CHAPTERS

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

DESIGN COMMUNITY BY ASID

Launching Winter 2024! Connect with your nationwide ASID network through the Design Community 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.

NCIDQ EXAM PREP BY ASID

You want to take the NCIDQ Exam. ASID can help you achieve professional certification with its test prep program and discounts on resources. Upon passing the NCIDQ Exam, become an ASID Professional Practitioner and have your next year’s dues waived!

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.

STUDENT COMMUNICATIONS

Newsletters and updates, including The Inside SCOOP, tailored for students and educators on member resources, exciting opportunities and industry news.

Jumpstart Your Career

DESIGN CAREERS BY ASID

Connect with the most qualified interior design candidates through Design Careers by ASID. Your ultimate resource hub, Design Careers offers job opportunities, resume tips, career guidance, and a prime platform for employers seeking top talent.

ASID STUDENT CHAPTERS

Step up and lead your peers. Receive valuable leadership skills and support from your local and national level ASID volunteers and staff.

ASID VIRTUAL INTERNSHIP

Impress your professors, advisors, and future employers, and empower yourself through an independent, immersive learning experience that provides critical professional development opportunities to prepare yourself for a career in design.