Why Join SWE?

A SWE Collegiate membership is a great way to prepare for a successful engineering career. As a member, you are part of a community of peers with access to exceptional tools, scholarships, training, and role models. And with all the recreational activities, it's a lot of fun, too!!

A SWE collegiate membership offers outstanding value! The $40 membership** includes:

  • Eligibility for scholarships
  • SWE Career Center for internship and full-time employment search and career planning
  • Networking opportunities with practicing women engineers and other collegiate
  • A support system of peer groups, mentors, advisors, and industry leaders
  • An opportunity to develop your leadership and management skills
  • Regularly scheduled meetings that allow you to get advice from fellow members on everything from time management to graduate schools, all while making lifelong friendships
  • Discounted prices with Kaplan: 10% off any SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT or PCAT preparation class. Live online class, premium online product, tutoring or admissions consulting package.
  • SWE Annual and Regional Conferences
  • Live professional development webinars that are also available as replays
  • Annual subscription to the award-winning SWE Magazine

*BEST VALUE:   For a one-time $50 payment, collegiate members can secure a SWE membership for their collegiate years through the first year they qualify for professional grade membership. A C2C (college to career) membership is beneficial to students with two or more years of schooling left. Take advantage of this program to maximize your savings on membership dues.

**You do not have to be a national member to participate in the S&T SWE chapter. 

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Membership in the Society of Women Engineers provides many benefits.  Members can benefit directly from the networking and employment resources, as well as from the many opportunities for professional development.  The Society provides excellent leadership training at the local, regional and national levels through opportunities to participate in committees or serve as committee chairs or officers.  Many of SWE’s leaders have found the organization an ideal place to learn leadership skills while providing a safe environment to learn from.  We hope that you will discover that SWE membership can be beneficial to you and welcome you to join our section!