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CSI Membership

Become a CSI member and get construction industry news and resources, standards and formats, networking opportunities, webinars, events, member discounts, and more!

Member Types

  • Professional: You have three or more years of experience in any construction-related field. (Annual national dues: $275)
  • Emerging Professional: You have fewer than three years experience in any construction-related field. (Annual national dues: $150)
  • Student: You are a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in a construction industry curriculum at an educational institution. (Annual national dues: $50)
  • Retired: You must be at least 65 years old and a member of CSI for at least five consecutive years. You must also be endorsed by your current chapter president or Institute Secretary. (Annual national dues: $50)experience in any construction-related field. (Annual national dues: $150)
  • Emeritus: You must be at least 70 years old and a member of CSI for at least 15 years. You must also be endorsed by your current chapter president or Institute Secretary. (Annual national dues: $0)

Join Chicago Chapter for Added Membership Value

Chicago Chapter affiliation with your CSI membership is in addition to your national CSI dues.  Costs listed here are valid through June 30, 2019:
  • Professional Annual Chapter Dues:  $145
  • Emerging Professional Annual Chapter Dues:  $70
  • Student Annual Chapter Dues:  $25

Chicago membership benefits include:
  • Complimentary attendance at monthly dinner programs
  • Discount attendance fee to chapter special events
  • Access to member connection tools
  • Receive monthly newsletter and emails to stay current on chapter activities
  • Subscription to CSI’s magazine The Construction Specifier
  • AIA Continuing Education Provider of 40+ credit hours each year (including HSW credits)
  • Discounted certification exam fees

To see all the added benefits of Chicago Chapter affiliation, please see our membership brochure

Have questions about Chicago Chapter affiliation?
Contact us or reach out to our membership team at membership@csichicago.org.

Joining CSI

Membership in the CSI national organization is a prerequisite for Chapter membership (although you can sign up for both at the same time). Your annual dues are the total of your national dues and your chapter dues.

You must have an account with CSI and be signed into the website to submit your application for membership.  Click or tap the button below to get started.

Questions? Contact CSI at csi@csinet.org or 800-689-2900 (M-F, 8AM-8PM, ET).