May 31-June 3, 2023 | NCCWSL

AAUW invites hundreds of college women from around the country for three days of virtual leadership training, inspiration and networking at our National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL).


May 31-June 3, 2023

NCCWSL 2023 schedule coming soon!

Learn more about the exciting events and speakers from last year’s NCCWSL.

Full SchedulE


Workshops & Panels

NCCWSL offers skill-building workshops that are designed to challenge and inspire you to make an impact on your campus and in your community long after you leave the conference.

2018 Keynote Tarana Burke
Life Lessons

Featured Speakers

Get the chance to meet and hear from groundbreaking women working across a range of fields. Past NCCWSL speakers include feminist author Roxane Gay, founder of the Me Too movement Tarana Burke, and author and global health advocate Chelsea Clinton.

Awarding Greatness

Women of Distinction

Each year, AAUW presents the Woman of Distinction Awards at NCCWSL to recognize women leaders who have made extraordinary accomplishments in their professions or their communities. Past awardees include LGBT activist Sarah McBride, 43rd Treasurer of the US Rosie Rios, first Black female Captain at West Point Simone Askew, and plus-size fashion designer Ashley Nell Tipton.

NCCWSL 2022 Schedule

Please note: This event has already taken place. If you were registered for the conference there are session recordings available on the virtual platform.

Tuesday, May 24

Time Event Location
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Design Thinking Workshop

Hear from opening speaker Symone Barkley and workshop presenter Ela Ben-Ur.

Wednesday, May 25

Time Event Location
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Welcome & Keynote

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Break & Networking Time

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Workshops & Panels Session 1

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Break & Networking

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Workshops & Panels Session 2

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Workshops & Panels Session 3

Thursday, May 26

Time Event Location
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Women of Distinction

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM


12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Workshops & Panels Session 4

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Workshops & Panels Session 5

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM