Your connection to valuable learning resources for your students and you

As a leader in education, the Detroit Institute of Arts provides free and discounted resources for schools and educators across the region. Your access to special educator benefits begins with your free DIA Educator Pass. Pass holders receive:

  • Our monthly EDUNews email that ensures you’re the first to know about new field trip options and learning resources for your students, as well as upcoming professional development events for you, including free SCHECH credits
  • Free general museum admission
  • 10% off ALL purchases at the DIA Shop (in-store only)
  • 20% off any level DIA membership* (DIA members receive free special exhibition tickets)

Apply now > for your DIA Educator Pass, good for five years. K-12 teachers and administrators, university faculty and student teachers, please use the Coupon Code: DIAK12PASS.

Home School educators, to receive information prepared with you in mind, please sign up using Coupon Code: DIAHOMESCHOOLPASS

Your Educator Pass will be emailed upon submission of your order. Educator Passes are available exclusively for verified educators. You will be required to show your valid school identification along with your DIA Educator Pass for free general museum admission (student teachers are required to show their university ID with their DIA Educator Pass)



*Upgrades to other DIA memberships must be done over the phone or in person to receive the discount.