Become a Member

We’re so excited for you to join our chapter. If you have questions at any time, please refer to the constitution by clicking here or by contacting the executive board here. Please also see the PRSSA Ethical Decision-Making Guide.


Application

Please print and fill out the membership application, and bring it to our secretary at one of our business meetings. Please also attach your dues to the document. A limited number of membership applications are also available upstairs in the office of the Journalism Building.

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Dues

To be a member of PRSSA at LSU, please fill out and turn in our application along with the $75 membership fee at one of our business meetings. Fifty dollars will go to PRSSA National to cover national membership, while $25 will stay with PRSSA at LSU for local membership. Dues can be paid either in the fall or spring semester and last for one full year. A reduced membership fee for December graduates is available at $65.

Dues can be paid in cash or by check (made out to PRSSA at LSU) in-person at the end of a business meeting. If you would like to pay online via PayPal, follow this link. Tax is 4% ($3).

Please contact our treasurer Amanda Rabalais with any questions.

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Meetings

PRSSA at LSU meetings take place on biweekly Thursdays at 6 p.m. in the Holliday Forum, unless otherwise noted.

Business meetings feature professional speakers and interactive workshops to help members build their skills as public relations pre-professionals. To view meetings dates please go to the calendar tab.

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Committees

Committees are the lifeline of PRSSA at LSU, as well as the best way to get hands-on experiences that really counts. Whether your interests lie in event planning, writing, recruiting, fundraising or more, there is a place for you in PRSSA at LSU committees.

PRSSA at LSU committees include:

  • Member Services
  • Communications
  • Professional Development

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