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Email the DBIA Membership Department or call (202) 682-0110.

Who Are DBIA Members?

As the only association representing the entire spectrum of design and construction professionals, DBIA represents everyone who has a stake in the future of our industry. 

Here are just a few of the roles and disciplines that comprise our membership:

  • Academia
  • Architect
  • Business Development
  • Construction Professional (general or specialty trade contractor, construction manager)
  • Engineer
  • Finance or Insurance Professional
  • Legal Professional
  • Manufacturer/Fabricator/Supplier
  • Owner
  • Owner Advisor
  • Specialty Consultant
  • Student
  • Underutilized Business Enterprise (UBE) Firms
  • Young Professional

Whether you’re a designer, a construction pro, a project Owner or a firm employing dozens of people, a student or a young professional just starting your career, we welcome everyone who wants to benefit from the power of collaboration-driven success and design-build project delivery.

Become a Member

When you become a DBIA member, you receive access to education and certification that inspires both projects and futures. By promoting the value of design-build project delivery and teaching the effective integration of design and construction services, we ensure success for members across all disciplines.

DBIA offers two types of membership:

Individual Membership

Individual membership provides benefits to an Owner or practitioner of a government agency or private firm and students and faculty members at an institution of higher education. 

Industry Partner Membership

Industry Partner membership provides member benefits to an institution and its employees and include several complimentary individual memberships as well. Membership dues vary based on the size and type of organization.