Joining ITE

About ITE

The Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), an international individual member educational and scientific association, is one of the largest and fastest-growing multimodal professional transportation organizations in the world. ITE members are traffic engineers, transportation planners, scientists, managers, technologists, and other professionals who are responsible for meeting society’s needs for safe and efficient surface transportation through planning, designing, implementing, operating and maintaining surface transportation systems worldwide. ITE members are an engaged community of transportation professionals and students improving the quality of life for millions of people every day. Our members save lives, move people, enhance communities and grow the economy.


Membership in ITE is the best investment you can make to enhance your transportation knowledge and technical skills. As an ITE member, you will be part of a dynamic group of more than 15,000 dedicated transportation professionals spanning more than 90 countries who are working toward the goal of meeting society’s needs for safe and efficient surface transportation.

ITE Membership is the answer to helping you attain the contacts, knowledge, career development and personal growth needed for success in planning, designing, implementing, operating and maintaining the surface transportation systems of the world. ITE membership will help you operate at peak performance while making lasting contributions to the transportation arena.

ITE Membership grants you access to resources that will give you a competitive advantages both professionally and personally such as:

ITE offers a variety of membership grades to match your professional status. These include:

Starting a Local Chapter

If you are interested in starting a local chapter, click the links below for more information.

Click here for ITE Headquarters

To download an application form in the Adobe Acrobat format please click on this link.

If you don’t have an Adobe Acrobat reader, please click here to download the free program.

If you are a current ITE member and wish to apply for a transfer to another membership grade, or if you would like information about life, prepaid, or retired membership, please contact ITE staff at +1-202-785-0060; membership@ite.org.