Join ARCdI

The Association for Resilient Campus design and Innovation


ARCdI is a new professional organization dedicated to bringing together
a community of planners, designers, leaders, and change agents
to shape the future of design and innovation in higher education.


Why Join ARCdI?

The real question is “Why not join ARCdI”? For a small annual membership fee ARCdI offers access to a community of professionals that will inspire you and support your personal and professional growth. The ARCdI community will connect higher education leaders and innovators, local city and town planners, architects, design/builders, and more, creating opportunities for collaboration, inspiration, and a path to shaping the future.


"You cannot shape the future if the future is not in the room."

Professional Development

Professional development and networking opportunities including webinars, workshops, discounted training sessions and an annual conference slated to begin in year two.*


Create and update your profile in the ARCdI Member Directory to connect with your peers, build your reputation, and get seen by employers.


Free access to invaluable professional resources including toolkits, bibliographic resources, and sample legal contracts and agreements.


A trove of inspirational content including podcasts by designers, engagement professionals, and planners, viewing talks, or exploring a photographic blog of campus-community related architecture, public design, landscape design, and exhibits.


Valuable savings and discounts on popular products and services from our partners. Receive member-exclusive discounts on ARCdI resources and programming.

Job Opportunities

Access complete job listings on ARCdI Jobs and save as a member on job postings that will reach thousands of skilled designers, planners, project managers, and engagement professionals.

Membership Pricing

*Founding members will receive a special discount for the first annual conference 


$ 250 Yearly
  • NGO/NonProfit Registration

Higher Education Employee

$ 330 Yearly
  • Higher Education Employee Registration

Corporate Employee

$ 415 Yearly
  • Corporate Employee Registration


$ 50 Yearly
  • Student Registration

Student Graduate

$ 125 Yearly
  • Student Graduate (>12 mos) Registration


$ 165 Yearly
  • Retiree Registration

We also provide a Free Limited Access Membership

A Free Membership will gain you acccess to certain Podcasts, Videos and Blogs that are not available to everyone.