Member Form

Become an IDEC Member and contribute to the advancement of interior design and empower the next generation of design professionals. View the different type of memberships we offer and fill out the form below.

Professional Membership


  • Designed for full-time educators in Interior Design education.
  • Open to those with a Diploma, Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctoral Degree in Interior Design or a related field from an accredited institution.
  • Eligible members gain a wealth of privileges, including conference attendance, access to the IDEC member directory, voting rights, committee participation,
    and more.

Adjunct / Associate Membership


  • Tailored for part-time or adjunct educators in Interior Design, as well as educators in secondary education.
  • Eligible members enjoy similar privileges as Professionals, including conference attendance and committee involvement.

Graduate Student Membership


  • Available to full-time students not engaged in full-time education.
  • Offers access to IDEC events, publications, and networking opportunities.

Industry Affiliate Membership


  • Open to industry allies interested in Interior Design education and IDEC’s activities.
  • Affiliates gain access to valuable resources, publications, and networking platforms.

Retired Membership


  • Tailored for retired members from educational institutions or design-related practices.
  • Provides opportunities for continued engagement, networking, and committee participation.

Honorary Membership

No Cost

  • An invitational category to recognize significant contributions to interior design education.
  • Honorary members gain access to IDEC events, publications, and networking.

Fellow Status

No Cost

  • An exclusive Professional Membership category honoring outstanding contributions to IDEC.
  • Fellows enjoy all the privileges of Professional Members and are identified as such.
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