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Association for Women in Science

The purpose of AWIS is to champion the interests of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics across all disciplines and employment sectors. Working for positive system transformation, AWIS strives to ensure that all women in these fields can achieve their full potential.

Membership & Fees

Benefits include: Network and collaboration opportunities; and promoting careers in STEM for women.

Annual membership fee: $65.

Process: Visit the AWIS website to join. Upload a copy of your paid receipt to the Office of Student Affairs to be added to the chapter's roster.

Current Members

If you are currently a member of AWIS, your group is active on Facebook. For assistance connecting with this group, email

Leadership Opportunities

Campus leadership opportunities are a great way to meet other students, alumni, and faculty at the university while also developing skills in the areas of:

  • Self-management
  • Administrative and project management
  • Organizational knowledge and strategy
  • Critical thinking and reflection
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership and teamwork

The Office of Student and Alumni Affairs is always looking for people to get involved and be campus leaders, including chapter officers, who lead student organizations like this one. If you’re interested in being a campus leader and chapter officer, please email to ask if there are chapter officer openings for this organization!


If you are a student in our STEM program or a related field, you are eligible for membership. Membership will be actively sought during the months of March and September.

For questions on eligibility criteria or general information, email

Chapter Standing

The Association of Women in Science has achieved GOLD standing, per the university's Chapter Standards program. Gold standing demonstrates a high level of chapter involvement and denotes excellence in chapter leadership and member engagement.

Silver Excellence