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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)
  • 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)

CSI Chapter Membership

Make the most of your CSI experience when you join one or more chapters! Chapters offer local professional development events, unique tours, in-person networking, certification prep, volunteer opportunities, and much more. Make sure to add your selected chapter(s) when you join. For more information on CSI chapters, visit www.csiresources.org/communities/components.

Below are the dues for the chapters in the Great Lakes Region.  

Akron-Canton $180*
Bluegrass $15
Cincinnati $90*
Cleveland $65
Columbus $100*
Dayton-Miami Valley $100*
Evansville $85*
Grand Rapids $100*
Indianapolis $140*
Lansing $30
Louisville $100*
Metropolitan Detroit $150*
Toledo $65*


* Includes all or some meals at monthly meetings.

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).