AAUW’s Mission

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s History

Since 1881, AAUW (formerly known as the American Association of University Women) has been the nation’s leading voice promoting education and equity for women and girls.

We have a nationwide network of nearly 100,000 members, 1,000 branches, and 500 college/university institution partners. AAUW helps breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance.

AAUW Web Sites

National web site: www.aauw.org

Minnesota web site:  www.aauwmn.net

(new web address for 2013)