Application for Registration

1. How to Register


Before beginning your application, please carefully read about the necessary qualifications and documentation on our How to Register page.


2. Fees and Processing


Application Fee
Non-refundable application fee$35.00
Note: The application fee is waived if you have graduated with an advanced degree within the last six (6) months*
Annual Registration Fees
Members of one or more of the RPA’s sponsoring organizations
Members of one or more of the RPA’s affiliated societies who are not affiliated with one of the four sponsoring organizations (SHA, SAA, AAA, or the AIA)$85.00
Applicants who are not members of any of the sponsoring organizations or affiliated societies$135.00

Please Note:

  • You will receive a reply from RPA Headquarters, within one (1) business day, confirming the receipt of your application and including a link to the invoice for your non-refundable application fee.
  • Your application will not be processed until you have submitted payment for your application fee. Upon approval of your application, you will again receive a notification indicating your approval, with a link to the invoice for your registration fee.
  • *If you have graduated with your advanced degree within the last six (6) months, then you qualify to have your application fee ($40) waived. Please select “Bill Me” when prompted to submit the application fee and email indicating that your fee should be waived.

3. Apply Online