Events and Programs

The Women's Center offers a variety of events and programs throughout the year. Whether it is one of our signature programs such as the Empower Leadership Retreat or an awareness event, we have something that is sure to interest you.

Upcoming Events

'Only With Consent' Workshop

Tuesday, September 27th 7:30pm KIPJ A-C

Interactive workshop on healthy relationships, consent, and sexual violence prevention. More information found here.

First Year Women Rock Discussion Group

Tuesday, Sept 27th 5:30-7pm SLP 412

Come develop bonds of sisterhood while exploring gender-related issues.  First Year Women Rock serves as a community for all new students to USD who identify as women.  Dinner is included!

Nothing Bundt Feminism

Friday, Sept 30th 12:00pm-3:00pm SLP 420

Join us for some delicious desserts and casual conversation ranging from equal pay to Beyonce!

Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop

Tuesday, Nov 29th 5:30-8:00pm SLP 412

Join us for a workshop designed to give college women the skills and confidence to negotiate for the salaries they deserve!  Dinner included.  RSVP to

Women's Herstory Month

Each time a girl opens a book and finds a womanless history, she learns she is worth less." - Myra Pollack Sadker

Celebrate women, while learning about the many contributions women have made throughout history.  Last year's theme focused on women's contributions to social justice work in the past and present.

  • Women's Herstory Month Art Exhibit
  • Workshops & Discussions

Pay Equity

Over the course of her working life, a woman will earn roughly $1 million less than a man - simply because she is a woman.  Learn more about addressing the wage gap at these events.

  • Equal Pay Day
  • Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshops
Equal Pay Day

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Learn more about resources available for those impacted by relationship violence such as Campus Assault Resources & Education (CARE).  Participate in awareness raising events, teaching folks how to spot red flags in relationships such as;

  • Red Flag Campaign
  • Panel Discussions
  • Speakers

Contact Information

Women's Center
Student Life Pavilion 420
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-2396