Reasons to Join UAP

Membership in the UAP offers a vast pool of resources to help you compete in today's market place and keeps you informed of real-time and critical professional issues affecting today’s society. Here are the Top 10 Reasons to become UAP Member:


UAP TITLE

Gain the right to affix the initial “UAP” after every name – a recognized icon of a life-long commitment to the highest standards of professionalism and architectural excellence.


PRESTIGE OF BEING A UAP MEMBER

Enjoy the prestige of being a member of the UAP as a Multi-Awarded Accredited Professional Organization and the confidence of having a seven-story headquarters building with a 250-seating capacity auditorium and diverse corporate partnership in and around the organization.


UAP CONVENTIONS, CONFERENCES AND EXHIBITIONS

Celebrate and learn more at annual UAP National Conventions, Conferences & Exhibitions with the best professional development courses, keynote speakers and much more.


NETWORKING WITH PROFESSIONALS

Provide opportunities ripe for networking with other fellow members throughout the Philippines, and around the world sharing relevant information and experiences


HONOR COLLEAGUES

Honor colleagues through the prestigious Likha Awards, College of Fellows, Presidential Excellence Award, and other unique venues of recognition.


UAP AWARDS PROGRAM

Support the extensive UAP Awards program in partnership with other institutions such as Metrobank Design Awards Excellence, etc.


SUPPORT ARCHITECTURE

Support architecture through UAP campaigns such as Advocacy on R.A. 9266, Green Architecture, Every Building Has an Architect, media releases and UAP articles in various journals


INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITIONS

Help promote architectural standards, education and licensing systems for architects in the developing world through UAP’s membership in the Union Internationale Des Architectes (UIA), Architects Regional Council Asia (ARCASIA), Eastern Regional Organization for Planning and Housing (EAROPH) and APEC Architect Central Monitoring Council


DISCOUNTS ON EXPERT TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE AND ADVICE

Enjoy significant member discounts on continuing professional development courses covering the full spectrum of technical, professional and design topics conducted on a regular basis with local and international speakers.


ACCESS TO INFORMATION AND EVENTS

Better access to information through subscription to UAP News Publications; the national monthly newsletter; publications and news chronicles from your national and local Chapters, as well as access to several UAP Websites; all providing information about new projects, lectures, competitions, exhibitions, Awards, professional opportunities and much more.