UW Women's Center


The mission of the Women’s Center is to create a more inclusive and compassionate society by promoting gender equity and social justice through educational programs and services that allow all participants to succeed in life.
Women’s rights are human rights.  We envision a society where women and men work together to transform social norms.

The Women’s Center at the University of Washington would like to thank everyone who supported our 2017 Gala. 

To learn about our 2017 Women of Courage Gala even, click here. 


News & Upcoming Events

The  Daily highlights “2017 Women of Courage: Undaunted.”

The Daily writer Clàudia Esplugas Masvida illustrated the success of the Gala as well as the “overwhelming power” attending the event. To read the article  “Women of Courage Undaunted: A gala for nasty women, by nasty women”

click here.

The Daily highlights “Coping with Despair and Strategizing for Justice”

The Women’s Center was featured in the Daily. The article showcases the workshop organized by the UW Women’s Center called  “Coping with Despair and Strategizing for Justice.” The workshop was led by professor Anu Taranath.

Read more here…

AAUW Start Smart Salary Negotiation for Students Workshop


Start Smart workshops are specifically designed for college students about to enter the job market.

Read more here…

Building Your Professional Network

Learn how to build your professional network and meet powerful women in different career fields!