ASLA offers free membership for Students

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) recently announced that any students qualifying for Student, Student Affiliate, or International Student memberships can join the Society free of charge.

ASLA 2014 Honor Award in General Design. Shoemaker Green, Andropogon Associates Ltd. | Photo by Barrett Doherty and Andropogon

“ASLA is committed to fostering the next generation of landscape architects,” said Wendy Miller, FASLA, president of ASLA. “Students are being hit particularly hard in these difficult times. ASLA wants to make sure we’re there to provide resources, encouragement, and professional development opportunities for students looking to move forward in landscape architecture.”

Student ASLA members will gain access to a suite of educational and professional resources, including:

  • ASLA exclusive Mentorship Program, connecting students with professional mentors.
  • Membership in one of 20 Professional Practice Networks
  • Free access to the ASLA online learning library, JSTOR, and Virtual Portfolio Reviews
  • Access to JobLink– ASLA’s platform to connect landscape architecture job seekers with hiring firms
  • Preparation materials for the L.A.R.E. examination
  • Opportunities to shape the Society’s future through participation in various committees, such as the Climate Action Committee and Student Advisory Committee
  • Digital subscription to the award-winning Landscape Architecture Magazine

To take advantage of free membership go to

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