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Commission for Women

The Commission for Women (CFW) serves as an advisory group to the President of the University on the status of women at Penn State, advocates for women's concerns, and recommends solutions.

Who can join the Commission?

  • Undergraduate students
  • Graduate students
  • Faculty, staff, and administrators

The Rosemary Schraer Mentoring Award and Achieving Women Award winners have been chosen! Click the links to learn about this year's Rosemary Schraer Mentoring Award winner and the Achieving Women Award winners. Congratulations to these incredible women and thank you everyone who helped make this year's luncheon possible!

CFW Public Meeting 
The next public meeting will be held on
Monday, May 15 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. in 404 Old Main, University Park campus. Hope to see you there! (The 2016-17 schedule of meetings can be found here.)

Important Links:

Women with Influence Project

CFW Status of Women at Penn State 
The Commission for Women has published two reports on the Status of Women at Penn State. Links to both reports (and other publications) can be found here.