Leadership Opportunities

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) - UT Austin Collegiate Section is a student organization that stimulates undergraduate and graduate women of all engineering majors to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expands the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in the quality of life, and demonstrates the value of diversity.

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The mission of SWE UT is to strengthen and empower women engineering students by:

  • Providing education about the challenges facing female engineers
  • Creating a sense of identity and community
  • Providing resources for women engineers
  • Enhancing leadership and professional skills

SWE envisions an organization where all members feel a sense of belonging and of purpose. The university experience should not be confined to the classroom. SWE UT exists to help engineering students acquire the leadership and professional skills necessary in today's world - together, in a challenging yet inclusive environment.

Corporate Support:

Companies are invited to partner with SWE and support SWE events. Check out the SWE Corporate Packet for more information.


For more information about SWE UT, visit the SWE UT website, e-mail ut.swe.president@gmail.com, call (512) 471-3657, join the SWE UT Facebook Group, or visit the SWE Office in BWY 105. 


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