Welcome to AAUW of Virginia!

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.
Vision Statement
AAUW empowers all women and girls to reach their highest potential.
Diversity Statement
AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.

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We appreciate your membership and encourage you to attend upcoming events at an AAUW branch in your neighborhood. Click on Branches for information about a branch near you.


      What’s New?

✔ The registration form for the 2016 AAUW of Virginia Conference is now available.

✔ Join us in Richmond on February 16 from 10 to 3 to take part in the Centennial Rally, which commemorates a rally held by Suffragists 100 years ago on the steps of the State Capitol and highlights the need to pass the Equal Rights Amendment. For more information and to register and pay for the luncheon, go to http://www.vanow.org/rally.

✔ Read about the 2015-2016 Public Policy Mini-Grants available to Virginia branches.

✔ Celebrate AAUW of Virginia’s 90th anniversary by purchasing your own copy of the history of our dynamic organization! Copies will be available at state events or you can get yours using the order form.

✔ From Vision to Reality : Mission Possible is a project of AAUW of Virginia based on techniques to determine a branch’s vision and then how to implement that vision. The documents that support Parts 1 and 2 of the project can be found on here as well as in the Resource Library.


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The Northern District branches are hard at work planning the AAUW of Virginia State Conference to be held on April 15 to 17 at the Hyatt Regency Dulles Hotel in Herndon, Virginia.

The registration form, corrected as of March 2, is now available. As more information becomes available, it will be posted on the 2016 Conference page.



The story of women’s progress toward equality is a remarkable one, and AAUW has played an important role in every chapter. Together, as ONE AAUW, we have worked tirelessly so that women and girls could gain more choices and opportunities.