The Women’s Resource Center (WRC) at the University of Utah serves as the central resource for educational and support services for women.  Honoring the complexities of women’s identities, the WRC facilitates choices and changes through programs, counseling, and training grounded in a commitment to advance social justice and equality.

News

U Offers New Scholarship to Non-traditional Students

The University of Utah received a $25,000 grant from the Daniels Fund to provide two Boundless Opportunity scholarships to non-traditional students for the next two academic years.

The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship is a need-based scholarship that honors and supports both male and female, non-traditional students who recognize the value of an education in creating a better life for themselves and their families

“This is a fantastic offering for our adult learners,” said Kimberly A. Hall, associate director and development officer for the Women’s Resource Center at the U. “It is not only generous, but is also flexible for the diverse and specific needs of adult students.”

Apply fo the Boundless Opportunity Scholarship.

Student at U Campus

Women are Focus of U Enrollment Initiative

Debra Daniels, director of the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) at the U since 2003, has been named to an additional role as assistant vice president of the Women’s Enrollment Initiative effective immediately. The new program is dedicated to attracting and keeping larger numbers of women to the U.  
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Scholarship Applications are Now Available for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

The Women's Resource Center scholarship application is now available for download.  We have 8 different scholarships available.  Read more under Scholarships.


Utah Women's Forum Provides Support for Continuation Grants for the WRC

Read more at News & Events


Women’s liberation continues today: Resource Center a catalyst for female advancement

Read the article written by Rose Jones for The Utah Daily Chronicle.

Initiatives

Go Girlz group

Go Girlz Community Initiative

The Go Girlz Community Initiative is a program the Women's Resource Center developed in 2004 to target underserved populations, primarily minority, first generation, economically disadvantaged female students.

U START
Student Access and Retention Initiative

The Women’s Resource Center has been sponsoring students for over 10 years as a part of our initiative to recruit, retain and graduate underserved students. More…

In Appreciation

Thank You Willa's Workshop

Read more at News & Events.

Marriner S. Eccles Foundation

The Women’s Resource Center would like to thank the Marriner S. Eccles Foundation for their generous support for our Emergency Fund Grant Program. Read more at News & Events.


Sorenson Legacy Foundation

The Women’s Resource Center would like to thank the Sorenson Legacy Foundation for their generous and ongoing support of scholarships and emergency funds for students at the University of Utah. Read more at News & Events.

Thank you Lawrence T. & Janet T. Dee Foundation

The Women’s Resource Center would like to thank the Lawrence T. & Janet T. Dee Foundation for their generous support of the Go Girlz Community Initiative. Read more at News & Events.