Regular Option

Applicants who apply under this option must have completed all IDP requirements prior to submitting an Application for Examination.

To apply, submit the following items to the Alabama Board of Architects:

  • Application for Examination.
  • Citizenship Affidavit and acceptable documentation.
  • Application fee ($10) payable to Alabama Board of Architects.
  • Through the MyNCARB portal, request transmittal of your completed IDP Council Record to the Alabama Board of Architects.
  • Through the MyNCARB portal, ARE tab, request eligibility to take the ARE in the State of Alabama.