On November 6, 2015 the California Council approved moving forward with this resolution
Sponsor legislation to give the CA Architects Board the authority to adopt a regulation
that allow interns to use the title “architectural intern”, or a similar title.
The AIACC Board of Directors considered this topic earlier in the year, and authorized a letter
from the AIACC to the CA Architects Board (CAB) stating the AIACC’s support for the usage of
the term “Architectural Intern.”
The regulatory change to allow use of this title cannot occur until there is a change in state
law. This proposal would allow the AIACC to sponsor legislation to make that change in state
The CAB has yet to take a position on this proposed change to the titling regulation. The
support of the CAB is crucial to the success of this proposed legislation.