Society of Women Engineers


SWE U.S. Sections & Affiliates

SWE currently has over 400 Collegiate and Professional Sections and 40 Affiliates across the United States. SWE Sections and Affiliates are a great way to get connected with SWE members, participate in events, and volunteer in leadership positions, locally.

If you are a graduate student, learn more about SWE's graduate student community, or GradSWE, and find out if there are any GradSWE groups within your local University SWE Section.

Start a Section or Affiliate

Click here if interested in starting a Professional Section, Collegiate Section or Collegiate Affiliate (formerly called Collegiate Interest Group). If you are an international member or are interested in starting an International Affiliate, click here and locate the Affiliates tab to find more information on International Affiliates.

SWE welcomes new Professional Sections, Collegiate Sections, and Affiliates and is very interested in helping each existing Sections and Affiliates remain an active, significant organization on campus and in your area. If you do not see a SWE Section or Affiliate in your area or at your school and are interested in starting a Section Collegiate Affiliate, fill out this preliminary form and send to We will then send you with the appropriate application and put you in touch with a Leadership Coach.

Request a Section Website

If you don't see your section website listed, let us know or request a website.

Locate Your Section