WISE fosters a diverse and inclusive environment where students can promote gender equality and equal participation in science and engineering, so that students succeed in Science and Engineering Programs, play an important role in the workplace, and make valuable contributions to society.
WISE strives to provide a support system for science and engineering students through our Academic Achievement and Professional Development Programs, and to inspire others to join the fields of science and engineering through our Community Outreach Program.
Wisdom - Pursue academic excellence through realizing one’s full potential and abilities
Integrity - Behave in an honest, transparent, and ethical way towards others
Support - Offer support to each other to create a friendly, positive learning environment
Equality - Treat others equally with fairness and respect
Programs We Offer
The University of Calgary’s WISE is a student organization dedicated to helping women to succeed in fields of Science and Engineering through the following programs:
WHO WE ARE
Science & Engineering Students
The University of Calgary’s Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) club was established in 1990. With over 1,300 members, we are one of the largest student-run organizations on the campus. We are devoted to promoting diversity and equality in the science and engineering disciplines.