Per MCL 338.2204, initial license registration or application processing fee may be waived for veterans applying for licensure as an architect. In order for the fees to be waived, the applicant must provide either form DD214 or DD215 to prove separation from the armed forces was with an honorable character of service or under honorable conditions (general) character of service. The form may be provided with the application. Additional information on licensing processes and requirements, including the application, may be found here.
Examination fees required and paid for by the veteran for licensure may be reimbursed by the Federal Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Please be advised that utilizing this reimbursement may affect your VA educational benefits. It is recommended you contact the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency or the Michigan Workforce Development Agency to better understand how the use of this reimbursement may impact your VA benefits.
Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency: 800-MICH-VET (800-642-4838)
Michigan Workforce Development Agency, Veterans’ Services: 517-241-8315
- Architect registration exam (NCARB)