Student Organizations

Society of Human Resource Management

Mission Statement

To provide Cleveland State University Students with the opportunity to gain knowledge and insight into the field of Human Resource Management, while facilitating the professional development of our members. 

Please email us for membership information and events at:

Cleveland State University's Sponsoring Chapter is Cleveland SHRM

The Mission of the Cleveland Society for Human Resource Management (Cleveland SHRM) is to Develop HR Professionals to Advance Their Organizations. Cleveland SHRM exists to provide resources and opportunities for members at all levels to expand their knowledge to help achieve the goals of the organizations they work for.

The Vision or long term objective is that Cleveland SHRM will become the first resource in Northeast Ohio for all HR professionals. The goal is for Cleveland SHRM to be the first place that professionals in Northeast Ohio look to when they have a human resource need. The mission and vision are supported by five strategies - - relevant programming, enhanced networking opportunities, development for experienced professionals and education for students and those transitioning into HR roles. There is also a strong emphasis on giving back initiatives, particularly in Northeast Ohio.

In addition to the Cleveland Chapter, Students are encouraged to visit SHRM National at

As a student member of SHRM at Cleveland State University and the Monte Ahuja College of Business, you have access to a wealth of information from SHRM National. Please visit the Student Member page here for additional details on:

  • Student Awards & Scholarships
  • SHRM Career Center
  • SHRMStudent Focus
  • Student Conferences
  • Case Competition Information