We are excited you are considering a STEM major at Iowa State University! WiSE is here to walk with you on your journey and provide resources, opportunities and support for you to be successful in your STEM major and college career. For over 30 years, WiSE has been enhancing STEM experiences by advocating for diversity and inclusion. We look forward to getting to know you and sharing the WiSE experience with you! 

Visit WiSE

Iowa State offers over 100 majors. WiSE supports all female-identifying (this includes women who are cisgender, trans, of trans experience, etc.) students who are enrolled in a STEM major at Iowa State. 

WiSE is hosting virtual sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 2:10 p.m. CST.  To join the WiSE virtual sessions via Zoom, click on this link: https://iastate.zoom.us/j/91056608643.  We look forward to connecting with you virtually!

 Schedule your visit to Iowa State University and WiSE today!


WiSE offers scholarships to incoming, current and transfer students who are enrolled in STEM curricula at Iowa State. Scholarship criteria, applications, and deadlines are listed on our Scholarships page. 

WiSE First-Year Experience

The WiSE First-Year Experience (FYE) is designed to help women direct from high school be successful in STEM fields by providing leadership opportunities and customized social and academic support while transitioning to Iowa State. 

WiSE Transfer Experience

Students participating in the WiSE Transfer Experience focus on personal, professional, and leadership development while creating community with other transfer women in STEM. 


Contact Information

Program for Women in Science and Engineering • wise@iastate.edu • 515-294-0966