The University of Texas at Austin

Women in Engineering Program

Careers & Networking

The WEP Career Connections give students an opportunity to gain engineering experience and network with engineers and recruiters in industry.  Through undergraduate research (GLUE), undergraduate seminars (WEP Career Connections Seminar and WEP Leadership Seminar) and the annual WEP Evening with Industry Banquet, students gain the career connections needed to make informed career choices and the networks needed to achieve career goals.

Consider Every Option (CEO)

Consider Every Option (CEO) is open to engineering students who wish to explore the many career paths you can take with your engineering degree, including some non-traditional choices.



Evening with Industry Banquet

The annual WEP Evening with Industry Banquet is a networking event hosted by the Women in Engineering Program. More than 40 companies and 425 students, faculty and industry representatives are expected to attend each year.


Graduates Linked with Undergraduates in Engineering (GLUE)

The Graduates Linked with Undergraduates in Engineering (GLUE) program gives undergraduate students the opportunity to gain introductory, practical research experience through working with a graduate student mentor.




WEP is partnering with the e-mentoring network for diversity in engineering and science to give students an opportunity to network with great mentors from all around the country.

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Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Students in labs

Are you interested in undergraduate research? Do you want to live in a different city this summer and get paid to do research while building your resume? Learn more about Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU).

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