Frequently Asked Questions


Can I Join?

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How do I join?

Fill out the form above to be added to our member list and receive weekly email updates!

Slack is a great way to get updates on all things WiCS. Our Slack network gives you access to a community of WiCS members that are always willing to answer questions, share exciting opportunities, and more!


Do I have to be a Computer Science major to participate?

Definitely not! Although many of our activities are designed to help students in the computing and technology majors excel, we welcome students of all backgrounds. If you are curious about this field or just want to learn something new, feel free to attend our events, meetings, and more!


When/Where are the meetings?

General Body Meetings are Wednesdays at 4 PM. They will take place in our office space (GITC 3700). Meetings for the Spring 2019 semester will begin on January 30, 2019 and will continue on a bi-weekly basis. Please be aware that meetings are subject to change in the event of commons, career fair (February, 13th), etc. Being a part of our mailing list is the best way to get the latest updates on meetings, events, and all other activities!


What do you do?

WiCS strives to host events and activities that allows the growing community of NJIT’s women technologists excel in their academics, careers, and more! This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Company Information Sessions

  • Workshops

  • Office Visits

  • Panels w/ Alumni, Industry Professionals, etc.

  • Social Events

  • Coding Challenges

  • Conferences

  • Hackathons

  • Community Service


Do you have an office?

Yes! We’re located in the back-right room of GITC 3700. This is where our General Body Meetings will take place. WiCS members are welcome to use this space to study, work on projects, or simply hang out. Office Hours for Spring 2019 are Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays from 10 AM - 2 PM


Do you provide networking opportunities?

Since our establishment at NJIT in 2015, WiCS has built a strong network of prominent companies, industry professionals, alumni, recruiters, and more. Below are some of the companies we have either hosted events with or where members have worked!

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