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Women in Engineering

The Women in Engineering (WiE) program is a comprehensive, multi-faceted program that assists the College of Engineering with the recruitment, retention, motivation and graduation of all women engineering students.

The Women in Engineering Program builds tomorrow's future through:

Academic Excellence
The WIE program at The Ohio State University was established in 1979 to increase the participation of women within the engineering profession. The program concentrates on recruiting, retaining and advising women, as well as establishing close relationships with industry. The Women in Engineering Program offers many special services designed for both prospective and enrolled women engineering students such as the signature program The Women in Engineering Learning Community WiE LC for 1st and 2nd year students. 

Community Partnerships
Working with industry and community partners to develop our domestic engineering talent via WiE Mentoring events, and the Annual WiE Student Recognition Banquet. 

Outreach
Creating targeted programs that engage middle school and high school female students, educators, alumni and the community.

Recruitment
Inspiring the next generation of engineers by fostering an engineering culture to increase the number of all women students in engineering.

Learn more about Ohio State's Women in Engineering Program.