About US

Local SHRM Chapter #217 serves the Sioux Empire, which surrounds the Sioux Falls, SD area. Please click HERE to view our current  SESHRM bylaws. You may also view our tentative bylaws HERE which are awaiting final approval.


Advance the Human Resources profession, empower our members, and serve the community.


Create a learning and networking environment that will inspire and develop Human Resources Professionals.

Student Chapter

Student Chapter #5496 of SESHRM serves the Sioux Empire, which includes Sioux Falls, SD and the surrounding area. The chapter is an organization made up of students from a variety of area educational universities who share an interest in learning more about human resources.

If you are currently enrolled at a post-secondary institution, membership is available at a discounted rate. Joining is easy! Simply click HERE to complete the national SHRM application and affiliate yourself with our chapter by selecting South Dakota, followed by Sioux Falls, in the student chapter association information fields. Our chapter (5496) will then appear for you to select. This ensures you are included in our roster and on our mailing list. Learn more about the benefits of membership.


  • Free attendance at monthly SESHRM chapter meetings
  • Local alerts for internships and and job openings
  • Insider information and feedback on your resume
  • Routine networking with professionals in the field
  • Mentor program
  • Monthly electronic copy of HR Magazine
  • Scholarships through the SHRM Foundation
  • Access to national, state and local conferences
  • Free chapter student membership (with paid national student membership)

If you are interested in joining or learning more, please contact our Student Chapter Director on our Board Members page.


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Contact Us

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And don't hesitate to reach us at siouxempireshrm@gmail.com for questions regarding events, membership, or anything else!

Sioux Empire SHRM is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization.PO Box 1302, Sioux Falls, SD 57101, Chapter #217

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