photo collage of MCWIC participants

Congratulations and Welcome to the University of Maryland and the Department of Computer Science.

We bring extraordinary women into computing through the Maryland Center for Women in Computing (MCWIC).

We invite you to come visit or chat with us as you make your college choice. See more below.

If you have any questions or need to reach us, you can contact us:

Come Meet Us

Please note the in-person Meet & Greet is cancelled, however, we will be hosting a virtual chat/panel with current women in Computer Science.


April 3rd, 3pm


Thanks for attending!  We will post the slides here.



  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Greeting from our Computer Science Chair:  Dr. Ming Lin
  • Video of Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering 
  •  Panel and Q & A with Current Women Students
  • Individual/Small Group Breakouts


Come Chat With Us

Do you want to chat with current women in the program? Are you interested in coming for a tour? Do you want to stay in touch with us?

Complete this form:

We will also be hosting 2 webinars for students to chat with current faculty and students about the program. Please use the form to sign-up for information about the webinars.

  • February 27th, 6pm EST
  • March 11, 8pm EST

Get Involved

Professional Development  & Conferences

Student Organizations

  • Girls Who Code at UMD 
  • NCWIT Aspirations Host Site
  • Weekly Afterschool Outreach
  • Weekend Workshops
  • Summer Camps