ARE Study

Helping you accelerate your career. 




ARE LENDING LIBRARY - fill out below form TO REQUEST BOOKS
Books in our ARE Library and free to check out for AIAWHV Associate Members

LENDING LIBRARY BOOK LIST

ARE EXAM Divisions (6)
PcM Practice Management
PjM Project Management
PA Programming & Analysis
PPD Project Planning & Design
PDD Project Development & Documentation
CE Construction & Evaluation

  • Architectural Graphic Standards (Ramsey/Sleeper Architectural Graphic Standard Series), American Institute of Architects

  • Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice (by AIA)Building Construction Illustrated, by Francis D.K.Ching

  • Building Code, by Francis D.K. Ching

  • Heating, Cooling, Lighting: Sustainable Design Methods for Architects, Lechner, Norbert

  • How to Pass the Architecture Registration Exam

  • Brightwood 5.0
    PcM, PjM, PA, PPD, PDD, CE

    • Flashcards 5.0 Brightwood

    • Brightwood 4.0 available upon request

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Architectural Graphic Standards (Ramsey/Sleeper Architectural Graphic Standard Series), American Institute of Architects
Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice (by AIA)Building Construction Illustrated, by Francis D.K.Ching
Building Code, by Francis D.K. Ching
Heating, Cooling, Lighting: Sustainable Design Methods for Architects
How to Pass the Architecture Registration Exam
Brightwood 5.0

ARE Online resources (most FREE)

Getting started
ARE 5.0 Handbook
ARE 5.0 Demonstration Exam
AXP Guidelines  (includes six AXP experience areas)
5 Things ARE Candidates Should Know About NCARB's ID Policy
Steps to starting the Architecture Registration Exam (ARE)
NCARB 5.0 Community
NCARB ARE 5.0 Study Material

Study material (free)
Code - online resource
CODES, LAWS AND STANDARDS 2015 IBC Free Online Access
Jenny's Notes: (created for 4.0, still good for 5.0)
Carolines Notes: (created for 4.0 still good for 5.0)
ARE 5.0 VIDEOS (Tons of great info on Youtube. Check out this playlist for starters)
Designer Hacks Free PPD Quiz FREE ONLINE ARE 5.0 PRACTICE TESTS

AIA Contracts
A101-2007 Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Contractor where the basis of payment is a Stipulated Sum
A201-2007 General Conditions of the Contract for Construction
A701-1997 Instructions to Bidders
B101-2007 Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Architect
B101-2007A Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Architect
C401-2007 Standard Form of Agreement Between Architect and Consultant
A305-1986 Contractor’s Qualification Statement
G701-2001 Change Order
G702-1992 Application and Certificate for Payment
G703-1992 Continuation Sheet
G704-2000 Certificate of Substantial Completion


2019 UPDATES

ARE Monthly $100 Partial Scholarship click for application 

ARE Scholarship click here for application  and criteria.
Due October 1, 2019


The AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley Young Professionals Committee is proud to provide an annual scholarship program to encourage participation in the Architect Registration Examination (ARE). This scholarship is intended to recognize Associate AIA members in the AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley Chapter who have made significant contributions at an early stage in their careers to the profession and to encourage their pursuit of licensure.

Scholarship recipients receive:

  • Recognition for their achievements at the AIAWHV Archibru.

  • A one-time reimbursement for the cost of passing each single division of the ARE

The full amount of the scholarship (up to $1,470.00, scholarship for the number of division the candidate took) will be presented to the recipient at the 2019 year-end event. This scholarship is subject to all applicable local, state, and federal taxes.


AIA WHV Scholarship Program - College Students

$5000 in Scholarship Grants

The grant program is open to students who are enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate in the fall  at an NAAB accredited school of architecture.  Candidates must have their permanent address within the chapter area (New York State Counties of Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Sullivan, part of Ulster and part of Dutchess).  Applicants for the thesis year grant must have approval from their school for academic credit as their thesis to be completed within one year.

  • Grant I application: Thesis Year Student(s) in the name of Aaron Resnick

  • Grant II application: Non-Thesis Year Student(s) in the name of Harvey Lewis

Submissions Due by April 26, 2019 and mailed to

AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley
Chair Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 611
Katonah, New York  10536


Finalist will be contacted the first week of May.  Award winners are to appear at the
May 20, 2018 Golf Outing Fundraiser.

Please contact Valerie A. Brown, Executive Director with questions. 
vbrown@aiawhv.org


Launching your Career in Architecture

IDP, Intern Development Program

IDP prepares you for a successful career in architecture. Start here. 

Take the Exam

The Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®) assesses candidates for their knowledge, skills, and ability to provide services required when practicing architecture. More on the test here

Work in Architecture

Check our Job Bank for current Westchester and Hudson Valley Architecture positions. 

Learn more about current salary conditions


WHO ARE WE? 

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