The Student Event Planners Association (SEPA) represents the future of the event industry.
By joining SEPA, you make a commitment to yourself and to the generations that succeed you.
You are more than a member — you are family.
Together, we are more than an organization — we are a movement.

The Student Event Planners Association is a professional organization that caters to millennials in the event planning and hospitality industry.

Our acronym, SEPA, is pronounced S.E.P.A.

The Future of the Event Industry

Our mission is to develop student event planners into professionals by providing an outlet for members to gain knowledge and experience, develop skills, and network. 

Our vision is to be the industry’s leading organization for developing event professionals, while successfully bridging the gap between generations.

Core Values
Everything we do is with the intent to inspire, motivate and educate. Our hope is that all who affiliate with our organization, develop a sincere passion for the industry and for continued education.

The Student Event Planners Association was founded at Texas State University – San Marcos in 2009. SEPA has since expanded to over a dozen colleges and universities nationwide, launched exclusive programs, and established multiple strategic partnerships.

We are proud to say that our organization was built for and by millennials.