University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
Office for Equity and Diversity

Women's Center


The Women’s Center advances equity for women students, staff, faculty, and alumnae across identities.

The Women’s Center increases connections for women’s success, cultivates socially responsible leaders, and advocates for organizational culture change toward excellence for all.

We invite your participation and wish you the best! Learn more about us »


Women's Center Student Awards & Scholarships

We are accepting applications for the Carol E. Macpherson Memorial Scholarship, the Dr. Nancy “Rusty” Barceló Scholarship, and Sharon L Doherty Student Leadership AwardApply by Friday, June 6th, 4:30PM. 



The Women's Leadership Institute 

The Women’s Leadership Institute is a selected cohort of University women that meets monthly to learn about and cultivate leadership skills via guest speakers, reflection and group discussion. Apply now!  


Women's Center 2014 Spring Calendar

For a complete listing of Women's Center events and co-sponsorships, check out our 2014 spring calendar! For the printed version, call us at (612) 625-9837 or email




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