About Us

La Crosse Area Chapter of ASHRAE

ASHRAE is an international organization of 50,000 persons with chapters throughout the world. The Society is organized for the sole purpose of advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration for the public’s benefit through research, standards writing, continuing education and publications.

To obtain an ASHRAE Membership Application or to obtain additional information on membership, please contact the Membership Chair.

View the Chapter, Region and Society Introduction to learn more about how these three branches of ASHRAE work together to meet the needs of its members and how you can get involved.

Activities of the La Crosse Area Chapter include

  • Monthly meetings and technical program opportunities
  • Sponsorship of a $750 scholarship at Western Wisconsin Technical College (WTC) and a $750 scholarship at Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC)
  • Sponsorship of student ASHRAE chapters at WTC and CVTC
  • Promotion of engineering at approximately 10 local area high schools
  • Co-sponsorship of a Coulee Region engineering scholarship to a graduating senior student pursuing a 4 year engineering degree
  • Contribution to ASHRAE Research, including four memorial donations
  • Recognition of a Member-of-the-Year award