Locate a Salary Negotiation Workshop

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AAUW delivered more than 400 salary negotiation workshops at colleges, universities, and other sites across the country. Start Smart and Work Smart have a presence in 47 states, and more than 800 facilitators have been trained. Evaluation results show that workshop participants leave the program empowered to research and negotiate for fair and equitable wages.

Stay tuned for the announcement of more workshops in the 2015–16 school year!

Find a Start Smart Workshop near You

Review the schedule below for upcoming events.


State Campus Workshop date Includes facilitator training?
California University of California Irvine  November 18, 2015
Georgia Georgia College & State September 25, 2015
Georgia Georgia College & State October 16, 2015
Iowa Grandview University September 21, 2015
Iowa Grand View University December 19, 2015
Idaho Idaho State University October 7, 2015
Illinois Bradley University October 26, 2015
Kansa Kansas State University October 13, 2015
Louisiana Louisiana State University October 10, 2015
Louisiana Tulane Newcomb Institute October 9, 2015
Massachusetts Mount Holyoke College October 19, 2015
Maryland Capitol Technology University September 22, 2015
New Jersey Atlantic Cape Community College October 10, 2015
New Jersey Atlantic Cape Community College October 12, 2015
New York Sienna College September 28, 2015
Oregon Portland State University September 12, 2015
Oregon Oregon State University November 17, 2015
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania State University October 19, 2015
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania State University November 3, 2015
South Carolina College of Charleston October 13, 2015
Texas University of Houston December 11, 2015
Texas University of Texas Dallas October 20, 2015

Find a Work Smart Workshop near You

State Campus Workshop date Includes facilitator training?
Pennsylvania Viallanova University October 6, 2015
Pennsylvania Viallanova University November 15, 2015

Sites with Three-Year Licenses

These schools and organizations have committed to bringing this crucial workshop to women year after year.


  • University of Alabama
  • University of Alabama, Huntsville


  • Arkansas Tech University


  • Arizona YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix


  • California Poly, San Luis Obispo
  • California State University, Channel Islands
  • California State University, Fresno
  • Contra Costa Community College
  • Orange Coast College
  • Saddleback College
  • San Diego State University
  • San Jose State University, with the Santa Clara County Office of Women’s Policy
  • Scripps College
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of San Diego


  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Metropolitan State University of Denver, with AAUW of Colorado


  • Trinity College
  • University of New Haven
  • Quinnipiac University


  • Florida Gulf Coast University


  • University of Hawaii, Manoa, Shidler College of Business


  • Idaho State University


  • Grand View University


  • Northeastern Illinois University
  • Northwestern University


  • Indiana University-Purdue University of Indiana
  • Purdue University
  • University of Southern Indiana
  • Valparaiso University


  • Fort Hays State University
  • Kansas State University


  • Murray State University


  • University of Maine


  • Towson University
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore County


  • Brandeis University
  • Harvard University
  • Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • University of Massachusetts, Lowell
  • Worcester Polytechnic University


  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Northwest Michigan College
  • Western Michigan University


  • Mississippi University for Women


  • Saint Louis University
  • University of Missouri, St. Louis


  • Montana Departments of Administration and Labor
  • Montana State University


  • Creighton University
  • University of Nebraska, Omaha

New Jersey

  • Rutgers University and Douglass Residential College

New Mexico

  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
  • University of New Mexico, Los Alamos

New York

  • City College of New York School of Architecture
  • Colgate University
  • College of Mount St. Vincent, with AAUW Empire State Virtual (NY) Branch
  • Rochester Institue of Technoloy
  • Stony Brook University

North Carolina

  • Duke University
  • High Point University
  • North Carolina State University
  • Wake Forest University


  • Denison University
  • Miami University
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio University
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Dayton
  • University of Toledo
  • Wright State University
  • Xavier University


  • Girls Scouts Cornerstone
  • University of Oklahoma


  • Central Oregon Community College
  • Linn-Benton Community College
  • Oregon State University
  • Portland State University


  • California University of Pennsylvania
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Penn State
  • Slippery Rock University
  • Temple University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Villanova University

South Carolina

  • Clemson University
  • University of South Carolina


  • Maryville College
  • Middle Tennessee State University


  • Texas A&M
  • University of Houston
  • University of Texas, Tyler


  • University of Utah


  • Old Dominion University
  • Virginia Tech


  • University of Washington
  • Washington State University

West Virginia

  • Fairmont State University


  • University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
  • University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh

Last updated: February 18, 2015