Occupational Safety and Health


If interested in becoming a member of GVSU's ASSE please contact David Huizen for more information.

Benefits of Student Membership

The American Society of Safety Engineers Student Membership


Society Update & Class Edition
(70% discount on PS journal)

- Use of ASSE Library Information Services
- Discounted rate at annual PDC
- Involvement in local activities through the local ASSE chapter
- Access to ASSE website with important safety and health information.
- Access to ASSE Online Community for "members only" which provides:

  • Online membership directory: students can take advantage of this service to contact members who can provide valuable information and assistance.

  • Career Center: allows a student to post resumes, search for jobs and take advantage of a mentoring service. The mentoring service allows student members to connect with experienced members to form a mentoring relationship. The Career Center also provides Internet links to websites on how to put together a resume, interview, research companies and salaries, and research graduate schools and financial aid.

  • Personal Home Pages: assists students with designing and maintaining their own web page for free.

  • Permanent E-mail Address: allows a future employer to reach them through a permanent e-mail address regardless of where they are.
    • Currently ASSE offers one FREE year of Associate membership to ASSE graduating student members. This includes a free year subscription to Professional Safety Journal.

    • List of safety degree programs to help students identify potential graduate schools and network with other undergraduate student sections.

    • Educational sessions at the PDC designed specifically for students.

Page last modified March 9, 2012