Women at AU
Student Groups : Society of Women Engineers


The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is a non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging women to enter the engineering field, promoting engineering as a discipline, supporting women currently in the engineering field, and promoting diversity. According to its mission statement, SWE encourages women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, presents the engineering profession as a positive force in society, and demonstrates the value of diversity. SWE is a national society with professional, student, and corporate members and chapters. It consists of nearly 100 professional sections, 300 student chapters, and members-at-large in all engineering and technology disciplines, making SWE a preeminent non-profit organization respected among the engineering community and technical societies.