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 experience for women 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 women who are enrolled in a STEM major at Iowa State. 

WiSE hosts an informational session each day at 3:10 p.m. with a WiSE staff member and a WiSE Ambassador. Ambassadors are current undergraduate students who have participated in our programs and volunteer their time to share their experiences as women in STEM majors at Iowa State. 
Schedule your visit to Iowa State University and WiSE today!

Scholarships 

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 Learning Community

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

Meet Our Students 

What's it like to be a woman in STEM at Iowa State? Learn from current undergraduate WiSE students!