Student Chapters

Student chapters are located around the world and provide an operating framework for society activities at a university level. Student members elect officers annually. Each SPE chapter is sponsored by an SPE section.

Chapter Operations

How to conduct chapter activities, and how to get involved in various programs offered by SPE.

Student Chapter Officer Resource Center

Policy to Establish and Maintain an SPE Student Chapter


Find a Student Chapter

Get Recognized

The Presidential Award for Outstanding Student Chapter (PAOSC) is presented to the chapters whose programs, activities, and levels of participation distinguish that chapter from others.

More about Chapter Awards

The year-long Student Chapter Membership Competition motivates and rewards student chapter’s efforts to retain members.

Learn more

Establish a Student Chapter

Instructions and resources to establish a new student chapter.

Establish a chapter