DSA Membership Benefits

Be a part of the DSA community.


The DSA Appellation

A prestigious mark of professionalism in the industry. Member appellation available to members after "Log In" this appellation will display professionalism on your business cards, websites and in online and printed communications.


DSAInsure provides discounted professional insurance for members through VillaNOVA.

FREE Portfolio

DSA Members receive a fully responsive DESIGN Portfolio to showcase your work and provide contact information for potential clients. Click here to view design portfolio.

Responsive and Social

Your portfolio is viewable on all devices and your Social Media links directly from your member portfolio.

Members Only Section

Members login to access the Members Only section.

Web Site Access

DSA web site access, with information and online versions of past DSA newsletters archived and publications.

Membership Directory

Reach potential clients with DSA's online membership directory.

Member Advantage

Hotels & Resort and resort discounts during meetings Member advantage program to promote your success.

National Recognition

DSA is nationally recognized.


Invitations to meetings, special events, and activities.


Significant member savings on contract documents, education and certification.

Online Software

Members receive discounts on online tools to simplify accounting, invoicing, mood boards, and floor plans.

Designer Locator

Designer Locater tool for consumers to find you.

Newsletters and Support

Design Newsletters and Support, all member communication concerning industry, practice issues and trends is sent via email.

Discounted Prices

Discounted prices on national product lines and resources with direct links.

Reduced Rates

Reduced member rates for DSA sponsored competitions and Residential Design Competition.

CEU Programs

CEU programs including home study educational courses, tele-seminar and webinar annual schedules.

DSA Membership Card / Professional Designation

DSA Membership Card and use of DSA professional designation. Membership card available for print online through your membership console.


Networking opportunities through Motivational Task Forums, plus 1,000’s of resources available in categories with just one click. Trade center locations and information in resources. DSA is Nationally and Internationally recognized.

Professional Recognition 

Navigating your professional career can be challenging. In this competitive field it is important to show your peers and potential clients that you are committed to your field and your profession.

DSA provides professional recognition. As a DSA professional, you can expect increased recognition from your peers while impressing your potential new clients and existing clients with your professional membership to the Designer Society of America. Show them that you are involved in your industry and committed to the growth and development required to thrive as a professional designer. Display your logo to exhibit your professionalism and dedication to the field of interior design!