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
California University of California Riverside November 20, 2015
California University of California Riverside January 12, 2016
Colorado University of Colorado April 19, 2016
Florida Beacon College November 16, 2015
Idaho Idaho State University April 12, 2016
Illinois Bradley University November 16, 2015
Iowa Grandview University December 19, 2015
Iowa Grandview University February 8, 2016
Iowa Grandview University April 12, 2016
Massachusetts Nichols College November 12, 2015
Massachusetts University of Massachusetts Amherst April 19, 2016
Massachusetts Worcester Polytechnic Institute November 18, 2015
Michigan Northern Michigan University November 6, 2015
Montana Montana State University November 21, 2015
Montana Montana State University April 9, 2016
Montana University of Montana Missoula November 14, 2015
Nebraska University of Nebraska Omaha November 16, 2015
New Mexico University of New Mexico November 19, 2015
New York Stony Brook University November 11, 2015
North Carolina North Carolina State University November 16, 2015
Oregon Oregon State University November 17, 2015
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania State University November 3, 2015
Pennsylvania Slippery Rock University November 12, 2015
Pennsylvania Temple University March 16, 2016
Tennessee Maryville College November 17, 2015
Texas University of Houston December 11, 2015
Texas University of Houston April 19, 2015
Texas University of Texas Dallas April 19, 2016
Wisconsin University of Wisconsin April 20, 2016
Wisconsin University of Wisconsin Eau Claire November 11, 2015
Wisconsin University of Wisconsin Eau Claire December 1, 2015
Wisconsin University of Wisconsin Eau Claire December 10, 2015
Wisconsin University of Wisconsin Oshkosh March 15, 2016

Find a Work Smart Workshop near You

State Campus Workshop date Includes facilitator training?
Pennsylvania Villanova University November 15, 2015

Live or work in Boston? We are working with the Boston Mayor’s Office of Women’s Advancement to provide AAUW Work Smart salary negotiation workshops to 85,000 Boston women in the next five years. Learn more »

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 California, Riverside
  • 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


  • Beacon College
  • Florida Gulf Coast University


  • Georgia College & State University


  • University of Hawaii, Manoa, Shidler College of Business


  • Idaho State University


  • Grand View University


  • Bradley University
  • Northeastern Illinois University
  • Northwestern University
  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


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


  • Fort Hays State University
  • Kansas State University


  • Murray State University


  • Newcomb College Institute-Tulane 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

  • Atlantic Cape Community College
  • 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
  • Gannon University
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Penn State
  • Slippery Rock University
  • Temple University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Villanova University

South Carolina

  • Clemson University
  • College of Charleston
  • University of South Carolina


  • Maryville College
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • Vanderbilt University


  • Texas A&M
  • University of North Texas
  • 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