If you're a student studying architecture or design in New Zealand, ADNZ Student Membership is the ideal way to start your journey.

ADNZ Student membership provides numerous opportunities for personal development while you study, connects you with industry professionals, and provides a huge range of educational opportunities which will set you up for success.


Any student studying architecture or design at a New Zealand University or Technical Institute.


  • Join a community of supportive design professionals.
  • Create your own personal portfolio on the 'Student Profile' section of our website to showcase your projects to potential employers.
  • Attend selected regional and national ADNZ events, workshops and seminars for FREE.
  • Utilise our exclusive online learning resources to expand your knowledge while you study for FREE.
  • Attend ADNZ regional Design Award dinners and Annual Conference at a discounted student membership rate.
  • Access and view ADNZ’s main member forum and learn from practicing architectural professionals through current and historic correspondence, including solutions to thousands of technical questions.
  • Access our industry job board and connect with potential employers.
  • Use our ADNZ Student Membership logo on your email signature, website, social media, and marketing.
  • Receive regular communications and news from ADNZ with useful industry and organisational updates, statutory changes, and upcoming events.
  • Receive a complimentary copy of Defign magazine produced by ADNZ annually.
  • Access education from our industry partner family.

Membership Fees

An annual ADNZ Student membership subscription costs $49.50 (incl GST).