Contact Us

Mailing Address:

University of Texas at Austin
Women in Natural Sciences
1 University Station, G2500
Austin, TX 78712

WINS Program Coordinator:
Elizabeth Morgan
(512) 232-1062
PAI 5.35

Apply to WINS

How to Apply
First-Year WINS Application deadline: March 23

During students' first year in WINS, they enjoy a living-learning environment of 60 incoming students which creates a support network and atmosphere conducive to young women pursuing successful careers in science.  Participants have the advantage of attending a large research university while also enjoying the group camaraderie and specialized opportunities being a part of WINS provides.

Program Benefits

Unique Academic Opportunities

All WINS participants:

  • Receive guaranteed seats in popular first-year science course sections with private registration assistance from a dedicated WINS advisor.
  • Enroll in a one-hour Women in Science seminar (NSC 115) during the fall semester - reserved exclusively for WINS students.
  • Have automatic acceptance into the Freshman Research Initiative.

Academic Benefits

WINS students:

  • On average have higher GPAs and are more likely to graduate from the College of Natural Sciences (CNS) than than their male and non-WINS female counterparts. 
  • Are well-positioned to continue their education beyond their years in CNS based on their participation in undergraduate research.

Learn more about the other benefits of WINS: