Membership does have its advantages, and for undergraduate Penn State World Campus students, membership in the American Association of University Women (AAUW) means you can expand your personal and professional network, effect community change, and add an amazing organization to your résumé. Your membership supports and furthers AAUW’s mission to advance equity for women and girls locally and globally.
Penn State has a partnership with AAUW, making this opportunity available to Penn State World Campus students. Regardless of where you live or your gender, you are eligible for a free electronic student affiliate membership with both the national and Pennsylvania branch of the AAUW!
To join, complete the E-Student Affiliate Join Application, and simply choose “Penn State World Campus” as your college/university.
What is the AAUW?
AAUW is an association that advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research, empowering women as individuals and as a community since 1881. For more than 130 years, members of AAUW have worked together as a national grassroots organization to improve the lives of millions of women and their families.
What opportunities are available to me as an AAUW member?
Penn State World Campus students are qualified to be members of the national and Pennsylvania branches. This membership includes opportunities to:
- attend leadership events and conferences
- learn how to run for student government and future offices
- expand your influence by serving on the National Student Advisory Council
- attend a $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshop
- connect with a community — AAUW is a nationwide community of more than 150,000 members and supporters from all walks of life who advise, mentor, and support one another.