Provisional RGD (Grad - 3 years experience)
Stand out in the Crowd

As a Provisional RGD, you display your credibility and commitment to design professionalism and have the opportunity to connect with employers, colleagues and clients.


- Graduation from a 3- or 4-year graphic design program* OR Graduation from a 2-4 year post-secondary program* and full-time employment in the field.
- Less than 8 years combined education and experience.

* official transcript must be submitted to RGD


Next Steps

- Complete the Provisional RGD Application Form
- Contact your graduating school to arrange for an official transcript to be mailed or emailed directly from the school registrar.

- Pay your membership dues, $90 + HST for the year. Pro-rated after January on a monthly basis.

If you have any questions, email or call 1 888 274 3668 x 24.


Transition from Prov. RGD to Certified RGD
- Prov. RGDs are informed when our records indicate that they are eligible to go through RGD's Certification Process.

- They then have 1 year to do so or transition to Affiliate Membership.

- Prov. RGDs who become Certified RGDs  continue to pay Prov. rates until they have 10 years combined education and experience.