Welcome to the Washington State Chapter of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources, (CUPA-HR)! Our mission is to be the Professional Human Resources organization for Higher Education in Washington state.

Our vision focuses on:

  • Creating learning and development opportunities that help ensure the present and future professional excellence and success.
  • Proactively influencing Washington State legislature and regulatory issues that impact higher education, human resources and the higher education workforce.
  • Identifying emerging human resources and higher education trends and address their impact on the higher education workforce.
  • Embodying a culture through diversity, inclusion and equitable practices in order to achieve excellence in higher education.

Take a moment to browse each section to find information about our FREE membership, upcoming conferences and resources that would be beneficial to the needs of your college or university.

Please contact any of our Board of Directors if you have any questions, we are happy to assist you.