Welcome




Welcome to our UWC WEBSITE! We hope you will become a member if you aren't already! Please explore these links to check out all this wonderful organization offers from our monthly luncheons and programs to our many interest groups! Click on this membership form link to join us!!

Membership Form (then click printer icon and follow directions to print.)



Chris Day, UWC 2016-17  President 

Contact the president at: uwckansasu@gmail.com

Welcome UWC

Since 1900, our members meet for friendship and to serve the University and was formed in 1900 to help women take advantage of the educational, cultural and social heritage of KU.


New Members Luncheon - September 11, 2015 - Chancellor's Residence


Photos above by Judy Niebaum and Dana Ayhukovich.
Slideshow photos by Mary Donovan & Christine Graves

Parent Organization:
 University of Kansas


University Women's Club serves needs in three areas:

Scholarship: UWC awards scholarships annually to assist women students in pursuit of their educational goals at KU. (2017-2018 Scholarship application)

Service: UWC members contribute their time and talents to the University and within the Lawrence community.

Social: UWC fosters friendships, from mentoring newcomers and keeping retirees involved to forming groups with others who share like interests.

You can join the University Women's Club at any time. Select the events and interest groups you wish to attend. UWC monthly luncheon meetings are planned to fit into your work schedules. Members can attend the programs that precede meals and join members for lunch if they wish. Become involved as much or as little as you like. Membership application

UWC membership is open to women graduates of The University of Kansas as well as spouses and faculty from other universities.. Join now and enjoy interesting programs, the enjoyable interest groups and numerous friendships!

Contact the president at: uwckansasu@gmail.com

Interest Groups

The heart of UWC is the interest groups. Members may choose from among these. Contact
Interest Groups Co-Chair: Christine Graves and Janine Monaghan for more information.


Below is the list of this year's Interest Groups.  A complete list with descriptions is available but plan to attend Sign-Up Day, September 1st, 3-5 p.m. in the Malott Room (Kansas Union) to visit with UWC Interest Group Chairs.  

2016-2017 Interest Group Listing

Antiques (4th Thursday, some months may vary)

Bird Watching (determined by chair)
    
Book Discussion (4th Wednesday, afternoon)
Book Discussion (3rd Thursday, evening)

Book Exchange (ongoing)

Bridge - Couples Social (3rd Sunday, evening):
Bridge  (3rd Thursday, afternoon):
Bridge  (4th Wednesday, afternoon):

Cocktail Fare  (1st Friday, evening winter months except January & February)

Come As You Are Breakfast (Perkins restaurant, last Wednesday except November & December)

Getting Rid of Your Stuff (3rd Wednesday, morning)

Great Gardening In N.E. Kansas (2nd Wednesday)

House and Car - Simple Maintenance (3rd Thursday)

Informal Supper Group (Smith Center at Brandon Woods, 2nd Sunday, evening)

Jabberwalkers (M W F, mornings at 7:15 starting west of the Lied Center)

Kansas History (2nd & 4th Mondays at 1 pm, February, March, and April)
  
Mah Jongg (determined by group)

Movie Group (determined by group)


Needlework And Chat (3rd Thursday at 1 pm)

New Members and Friends (determined by chairs)

Scrabble (2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 1 pm)

TGIF (determined by chairs)
   
Travel Group (1st Monday)