PRSSA is a student run organization that works with local businesses in order to produce public relations materials, such as press releases, event creation and promotion, flyer/advertisement creation and distribution. Together PRSSA and local businesses create a mutually beneficial relationship- the businesses get free public relations help and the students get real life experience and practice in producing professional public relations materials.PRSSA also hosts guest speakers from the PR industry and facilitates public relations firm visits to Chicago periodically throughout the semester.
The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is the premier organization for college students interested in public relations, marketing and communications. We want to enhance our members' knowledge of the public relations career field and provide access to professional development opportunities such as leadership development, resume workshops, guest speakers, and internship and networking opportunities.We want to develop future public relations professionals through practicing real world professional skills.
Great resume builder
Unparalleled real-world experience
Access to job/internships
Opportunity to travel to regional and national conferences