Membership in ULI is a personal statement of support and belief in high standards of land use planning and development and reflects a commitment to responsible leadership in the use of land.

Established in 1936, ULI has almost 40,000 members in 65 countries. Our members represent a broad spectrum of land use and development disciplines who engage in ULI’s open exchange of ideas and opportunities to work alongside other community leaders.


Connect. Learn. Give back. Become a member of ULI.


Bringing the industry together.  It’s all about the people. People with diverse experience, building better communities and successful careers, through participation in ULI. Unique among professional organizations, ULI brings together people in every profession and sector in real estate development and land use, from all over the world, and in every career stage, from rising star to world-renowned luminary. Through ULI, they network, share knowledge, further their careers, and give back to their profession and communities around the world.

ULI is a prestigious nonprofit, nonpartisan research and education organization offering unparalleled conferences, events, and publications—discounted for ULI members.

Individual Memberships

Associate Membership: The most popular ULI membership, open to all.  Discounts are available for those under 35, or working in the government, nonprofit, or university sectors, students, and current members that are retired (70+ age and 10+ years ULI membership).

Full Membership: Full membership is selective and by invitation.  Applicants must provide professional references from three other Full Members from different firms and a written biography. This membership type is not available to students.   Discounts are available for those under 35, or working in the government, nonprofit, or university sectors, and retired members (70+ age and 10+ years ULI membership).

Member Benefits

Member Benefits  Associate Full
Savings of 25% or more on events, education programs, and publications
Urban Land magazine–choose print, online, or both
Free members-only webinars on trends
Access to the member directory
Members-only events offered by your local District Council
Member groups such as Young Leaders Group (under 35)
District Council volunteer, committee and leadership opportunities
Eligibility to apply for an exclusive national Product Council
Invitations to Full-members-only receptions and events
Opportunities to give back by mentoring, speaking, serving on national advisory panels, and serving on research center advisory teams
Eligibility to participate on national and global committees and leadership
Use of the ULI Full Member logo

Membership Pricing

Associate Member $440
Open to all
50% off if under 35; or academic, nonprofit, or government official
75% off if student or retired(70+ age and 10+ years ULI membership)
Full Member  $1,220
Selective and by invitation
50% off if under 35
75% off if academic, nonprofit, or government or if retired(70+ age and 10+ years ULI membership)

If you are involved in real estate development and placemaking, enjoy the best your profession has to offer. Join ULI today.