Become a USRC Member

Become part of this exciting organization that already includes many of the leading organizations and firms in the country.

The US Resiliency Council is a growing 501(c)3 non-profit organization with the vision of a world in which building performance in earthquakes and other natural hazards is understood. We seek support from all public and private organizations,  corporations, and individuals who are stakeholders in the built environment, and who have a passion for improving the resiliency of our nation. With your help, the USRC will become a national platform for: 

• Increasing market demand for better performing buildings 
• Fostering collaboration among diverse stakeholders and technical experts 
• Promoting integrity, stability, consistency and transparency of rating systems
• Educating and advocating for safe buildings and a better public understanding of building performance 

Become part of this exciting organization that already has members among the largest and most respected professional A/E firms in the country, and the support of the nation’s top engineering professional societies and industry leaders.

A goal of the USRC is to make membership open to all  public and private organizations and to individuals, at levels that meet your needs and contribution resources. Whether you are a sole practitioner, a large A/E firm, a vendor, building owner, institution, government agency or stakeholder in the built environment, the USRC wants you to be involved with our organization’s development, vision and promotion.

Members receive exclusive benefits, opportunities to contribute to the mission of the USRC, and to promote their support of a more resilient nation. We are gathering a passionate and diverse community – already more than 60 members strong – to bring awareness of the need for societal resilience to the public and private sectors, increase market demands and advocacy for better performing buildings, and to promote credible, consistent and transparent metrics for assessing the performance of our country’s buildings in natural disasters.
Membership Category Annual Membership Fee
Platinum Sustaining Platinum* $20,000
Gold Sustaining Gold* $10,000
Silver Sustaining Silver* $5,000
Bronze Sustaining Bronze* $3,000
Individual Sustaining Individual* $500
*Sustaining members make a three year commitment to the USRC

Platinum Gold Silver Bronze Individual
Building Registration Fees 10% 5% 0% 0% 0%
Publications and Literature 20% 15% 10% 5% 5%
Certification Fees 20% 15% 10% 5% 5%
Conference Registration 20% 15% 10% 5% 5%
Listing on USRC website with url to your home page          
Use of USRC logo for promotional purposes*          
Invitations to participate on USRC committees          
Use of exclusive membership badge for promotional purposes* Platinum
or Sustaining Platinum
or Sustaining Gold
or Sustaining Silver
or Sustaining Bronze
or Sustaining Member
Members only resources          
Display of your logo at USRC events        
Profile page on USRC website      
Specialized Promotional opportunities    
Unlimited access to USRC educational events and webinars  
* Subject to USRC Terms and Conditions