Member Discounts and Offers

In addition to giving you access to free and discounted events, your AIA|DC and DAC membership entitles you to special discounts and services from our Affinity Partners including Zipcar, NASA Federal Credit Union*, HotelStorm, VIDA Fitness, and our newest partner, BluEdge.

BluEdge, a longstanding leader in managed print and 3D services, has recently launched a Technology Hub at DAC. This exciting Hub showcases some of the latest design tools in software and equipment for the architectural community. All are welcome to come in and experience interactive demos, including 3D printing and 3D Scanning, Virtual Reality, Hyperlinking, the touchscreen-enabled Workspace Hub, and AEC tech solutions of Bluebeam applications.

AIA members who visit the Tech Hub will receive a 25% discount off list pricing for any BluEdge services, covering Creative Graphics, 3D Services, Managed Print Services, and Document Management.

BluEdge is also offering complementary Lunch n’ Learns to the AIA|DC community. Information sessions are AIA CES accredited, and can be held in your office. View all the topics and request a team learning.

The Technology Hub is here for you to learn, to try out, to play with, and ultimately, to help you by enhancing your workflow and delighting your principals and your clients in the process!  Please reach out to a BluEdge representative to schedule an appointment today: 


As a member of AIA|DC, you are eligible for a health benefit for membership at VIDA Fitness. With 6 locations conveniently located throughout DC, VIDA Fitness facilities are equipped with full amenities including luxurious locker rooms, laundry service, steam rooms & saunas, an Aura spa and Bang Salon. VIDA provides the most elite equipment and membership includes over 600 classes, including yoga, Pilates, strength training and cycling. Unlimited access to endless pools, tanning and a Fuel Bar is also available to you as a member.

Corporate Accounts

Single Access $94 per month + $2 eco friendly + DC taxes
All Club Access $101 per month + $2 eco friendly + DC taxes 

Register for a free pass, or sign up online using the promo code: vidacorp823

Questions? Email June Palmer, Regional Sales Director.

A Zipcar for Business membership gives you self-service access to cars parked near your office 24/7. You can drive SUVs, hybrids, trucks and more by the hour or day. Just reserve online, unlock with your Zipcard, and drive. Plus, as a member of AIA|DC you’ll pay no application fee and qualify for exclusive business rates on Monday – Friday driving.

AIA|DC believes in making a difference. By using Zipcar along with public transit, walking and biking, you're helping too!  And with a business account, you’ll receive low business rates that apply to all Monday - Friday driving, saving you money when your company needs it most. How great is that?

Zipcar is available in a bunch of cities. No matter where you drive, gas and insurance are always included in the low hourly and daily rates.

** Already a Zipcar member? You can transfer to the AIA|DC discount program by calling 1-866-4-Zipcar

AIA|DC has partnered with HotelStorm to bring exclusive hotel discounts to our members. HotelStorm negotiates hotel discounts only available to AIA|DC members, with discounts up to 55%. Contact Mary Fitch for access details.

AIA|DC has partnered with NASA Federal Credit Union for all Washington Chapter, American Institute of Architects (AIA|DC) members and their family.

  • FREE benefits for members of AIA|DC
  • Full range of financial services, just like banks, however credit unions are not-for-profit organizations and earnings are returned to members in the form of better rates, fewer fees, and improved services.
  • 24-hour eServices including:  eBranch Online Banking, Online Bill Pay, eAlerts, eStatement, eApply Loan
  • EarlyAccess Payroll which provides access to direct deposits at least one day earlier
  • NSF FreePass waives one NSF fee per year
  • A nationwide network of more than 5,000 locations across the US
  • Get cash when you need it at over 30,000 free ATMs located conveniently where you live, work, shop and travel.  Find a location near you at

Joining is easy, visit  to apply online.
*Offer available only to AIA|DC Members 

Benefits from AIA National

 AIA Trust

The AIA Trust offers insurance coverage & other benefits for individual members and employees including: health, life, disability, auto, home, long-term care, professional liability & business owners insurance – plus retirement plans, legal information, and travel assistance.

For more information, you may call 202-626-7376 for a Trust representative or 1-800-552-1093 for a listing of all Trust provider to contact directly.
*Offer available only to AIA|DC Members

AIA Advantage

The AIA offers a vast network products and services with exclusive member discounts, including master specifications, insurance and more.
*Offer available only to AIA|DC Members