Student Member Advancement after Graduation
Student Members who have graduated and are no longer enrolled in a college or university are eligible for advancement to Affiliate Member or Associate Member grades. Simply notify ASCE of your new status!
Affiliate Member to Associate Member Grade
Affiliate Members who hold a 4 or more year degree from an ABET/EAC-accredited or substantially equivalent civil or related engineering program and who wish to be considered for advancement to Associate Member grade should provide proof of receipt of a bachelor's degree by notifying ASCE.
In leiu of having an ABET/EAC-accredited bachelor's degree (many International Degrees), you may submit three references and a detailed resume, OR be a certified Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Surveyor-in-Training (SIT) in the United States or the country in which you reside.
Advancement to Member Grade
Applicants for advancement to Member grade who hold an ABET/EAC-accredited degree and are licensed as a P.E. or R.L.S. in the U.S. need only notify ASCE of licensure information.
If you are not licensed, but have more than 5 years of responsible charge of engineering experience subsequent to receipt of your BS or equivalent four year degree, please forward a copy of a detailed resume and three references to the Applications Administrator, requesting review by the Membership Application Review Committee. References should be ASCE members OR registered professional engineers OR members of a society with which ASCE has an agreement of cooperation.
ASCE Dues Prices
ASCE uses a sliding scale for member dues. Use the link to determine your dues price.
Contact ASCE for Assistance
(800) 548-2723 (toll-free within the U.S.)
(703) 295-6300 (outside the U.S.)
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET
ASCE Member Services
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191-4400
Advancement to Fellow Grade
Applicants for advancement to Fellow grade MUST complete a Fellow application packet. If the PDF application form is used, applicants must request a Reference packet.
You may also request a hard copy of the Fellow application packet by contacting the Applications Administrator.