For individuals who are engaged in the profession of human resource management and who meet one of the criteria below:
Professional members may vote, serve on committees and hold office on the Board of Directors.
For individuals who do not meet the qualifications of the other classes of membership but can demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the organization, a bona fide interest in human resource management and in the purpose of the group. This includes those members who are affiliated with a company that offers and/or sells a human resource-related product and/or service for profit to the corporate Human Resource or business community.
Partner members may vote and hold office on the Board of Directors; however, partners may not hold the office of President-Elect or President, or Immediate Past President-Elect.
Individuals who are actively enrolled in human resource programs at an accredited college or university and who meet one of the criteria below:
A screenshot or photo of student verification is acceptable, provided the student's name is included on the document, along with current student enrollment status.
Student Members may serve on committees, but may not vote or hold office on the Board of Directors.
Please note that membership is granted to individuals, rather than to corporate or institutional representative members. Memberships are not transferable.