The Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGS) is is a dynamic, interdisciplinary program in the College of Arts and Science that investigates how our lives are affected by gender race, class, age, sexuality, religion, (dis)ability, gender identity, and nationality. Both a WGS major and minor are available to undergraduate students. The WGS program also offers 2 thematic sequences and a graduate concentration.
Apply for a Women's Center internship
Our student interns enrich their Miami experience through education, activism, and leadership development.
Do a Practicum at the Women's Center
Work directly with undergraduates and help coordinate Women’s Center programs. Flexible to meet your interests!
Create Your Own Experience
Are you looking for ways to get involved in social justice or community outreach activities related to women's and gender issues? Do you have a project that you'd like to develop and implement? Need some help talking through your ideas and identifying opportunities or resources? Stop by the Women's Center and speak with our staff.
The Women's Center is a...
welcoming space for all gender identities and expressions
place to learn about women's and gender issues
quiet location for studying, relaxing, and socializing
place to develop and act on your social justice interests
Browse our website or stop by the Women's Center in 127 McGuffey Hall between 8am-5pm (7:30am-4:30pm summer hours) to learn more about the Center's programs and resources.
"The Women's Center is a place of learning and thought for me. I learn how to become a leader on the issues that mean most to me here." (Jessie)
Established in 1991, the Women's Center exists to support and empower women, educate the campus about women's issues, and help the University achieve positive institutional change related to gender equity. We do this through resources and services, programs and events, expertise and activism, opportunities for engagement and leadership, and welcoming space.