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    Member benefits

    Membership in AIGA has its benefits—including discounts on services and products, health insurance, exclusive access to new job opportunities and more! Join today to contribute to the influence of design, further your professional development and connect with a welcoming community of peers.

    All AIGA members receive these benefits:
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    Periodic Survey of Design Salaries
    Members receive exclusive access to detailed results in this compensation survey produced by AIGA.
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    Professional development
    All AIGA members can access webinars produced with AIGA partners, as well as discounted rates for certificate courses and leadership workshops.
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    AIGA members receive one month free at Skillshare plus special discounted rates on the annual Premium Subscription.
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    Design Jobs
    All AIGA members can view complete job listings at AIGA Design Jobs, and Sustaining members and above receive discounted rates for posting job opportunities.
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    Member Portfolios
    All AIGA members can showcase their work, connect with like-minded creatives and be found by employers and recruiters on this exclusive network.
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    Designer Directory
    Only AIGA members are listed in the AIGA Designer Directory, which links to each member's exclusive member profile on AIGA.org.
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    Event discounts
    Members get discounted rates for local chapter events, lectures and networking events, as well as regional workshops and national conferences.
    Competition discounts
    Members save 25 percent on entry fees to national AIGA competitions.
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    AIGA members receive free access to customized legal documents available on your phone and online for a year, plus a 50% discounted rate for year two.
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    All members receive Communiqué monthly, and can opt in at My AIGA for The Buzz, a monthly newsletter for emerging designers, or INform, a quarterly newsletter for in-house creatives.


    Members at the Supporter level and above can access these exclusive benefits:
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    Discounts on Adobe products
    Special offers from Adobe Systems, Official AIGA Sponsor for Design Solutions, on Creative Cloud when you upgrade from Creative Suite.
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    Apple discounts
    AIGA members are eligible for discounts on Apple products and accessories, as well as complimentary shipping and engraving.
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    Save on Shutterstock images, footage and online training
    Take 15 percent off image licenses and 20 percent off footage purchases at Shutterstock, Official AIGA Sponsor for Creative Inspiration. Plus, get an annual Skillfeed subscription at a deeply discounted rate.
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    LG discounts
    AIGA members have access to exclusive product discounts on a selection of high-performing, Mac-compatible LG UltraWide desktop monitors.
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    Discounts on Wacom drawing tablets
    As an AIGA member, you are entitled to discounts on Intuos Pros small and medium-sized digital drawing tablets, and on Cintiq Companion/Hybrid products.
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    Designers & Books discounts
    As an AIGA member, you can receive deep discounts on new as well as rare and out-of-print books about design, art, architecture and photography from major publishers.
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    10 percent off at MOO.com
    Create premium quality stationery products to promote your work and business!
    Take 20 percent off your first order, and 10 percent off all orders thereafter.
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    FedEx® services
    AIGA members are eligible for special rates on select FedEx® shipments and FedEx Office print and copy services.
    Health Insurance
    Health insurance
    AIGA now has a Private Health Insurance Exchange for members at the Supporter level and above, available in all states except Vermont and Hawaii.
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    lynda.com discounts
    AIGA members have access to discounted training subscriptions that help develop and maintain software skills.
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    Design Business and Ethics
    Sustaining Members, Design Leaders and Trustees receive a printed copy of this guide.
    Publications Discounts
    Discounts on books and magazines
    Log in for discounted subscriptions to Communication ArtsDesign Bureau, Dwell, HOW and Print, as well as discounts on design books.
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    Management advice and resources
    AIGA members can register at the Design Management Institute (DMI) member rate for attendance at DMI national and regional conferences, seminars and workshops.
    F+W Media discounts
    Through a partnership with F+W Media's Design Community, AIGA members are eligible for discounts on select events and services.


    Members at the Sustaining level and above can access these exclusive benefits:
    Insurance Policy
    Business owner insurance
    Business owners policy, also known as business owners insurance, protects your business from third party claims of bodily injury, associated medical costs and damage to your or someone else’s property. Learn more about business owner coverage from Hiscox.
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    Discounts on dental, healthy choice, lifestyle assistance
    This series of benefits represents an opportunity for discounts on lifestyle services: Dental Plus Discount Plan, Healthy Choice Discount Plan and Lifestyle Assistance Discount Plan. Click here to join in a new discount plan. This is not Insurance.
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    General liability insurance
    General liability insurance protects your business from third party claims for bodily injury, associated medical costs and damage to someone else’s property. Learn more about general liability insurance from Hiscox.
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    Health Insurance
    AIGA offers members choices in healthcare. Find a plan from among those offered by top insurance companies like BlueCross BlueShield, United Healthcare and Aetna.
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    Long Term Care Insurance
    Most financial advisors encourage the consideration of long term care insurance as part of a complete financial plan. Click here for more information on three common types of long term care: home healthcare, adult day care, and assisted living options.
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    Mortgage assistance
    Quicken Loans Mortgage Insiders Program provides members with an efficient and helpful mortgage process and $300 cash back on a closed loan. Apply online here.
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    Pet Insurance
    AIGA members are eligible for a 5 percent discount on Hartville Pet Insurance (10 percent on multiple pets!). Hartville reimburses up to 90 percent of covered vet costs after a $100 annual deductible per pet. Click here for more information.
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    Professional liability insurance
    Professional liability insurance, also called errors and omissions insurance (E & O insurance), protects your business if you are sued for negligently performing your services, even if you haven’t made a mistake. Learn more about professional liability insurance from Hiscox.
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