K-12 Programs

WEP's kindergarten through 12th grade programs are designed to interest girls and young women in engineering and to encourage them to participate in the field.

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (Girl Day)

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (Girl Day) is an international event celebrated during Engineers Week each year.

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WE@UT

Women Engineers at The University of Texas at Austin (WE@UT) is a program for high school senior women who are attending the Honors Colloquium.

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WE Connect

WE Connect offers admitted students the opportunity to discover what the Women in Engineering Program and the Cockrell School of Engineering offer including mentoring for first-year students, First-Year Interest Groups (FIGs), study abroad, career opportunities, and much more!

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YOU@UT

Looking for an engineering event for high school students? Your Opportunities are Unlimited at UT (YOU@UT) is a special program for any 9th - 12th grade student interested in exploring engineering. Registration opens May 1st. See full details.

Engineering E-List

Girls, boys, parents, teachers, counselors and school administrators: receive information about WEP events and select UT admissions announcements delivered straight to your e-mail inbox.

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K-12 Resources

Explore how engineers use their imagination and analytical skills to solve problems that change the world. Parents, teachers, counselors and students can find additional information about engineering through the following resources.

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Texas Girls Collaborative Project (TxGCP)

K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) events, conferences, competitions, camps and research programs from all around Texas.

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Request for Engineering Volunteers

Submit a request to schedule classroom visits or engineering volunteers from the Cockrell School of Engineering (engineering students) and the Central Texas Discover Engineering volunteers (engineering professional in the local community).

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Questions?

Contact the Women in Engineering Program at wep@engr.utexas.edu or at 512-471-5650 for more information.