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I WILL (Inspiring Women in Lifelong Leadership) Institute

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About the Institute

At Virginia Tech, advancing women’s leadership education opportunities are of utmost importance. I WILL (Inspiring Women in Lifelong Learning) is a leadership institute designed to connect current Virginia Tech undergraduate, graduate, and professional students with alumni and friends of the university through leadership development conversations and opportunities.

This institute will gathers seven times during the academic year, and will provide opportunities for inspiring, transformational, and meaningful connections across backgrounds, academic disciplines, and leadership experiences. Anchored in Student Affairs’ Aspirations for Student Learning, Gallup’s CliftonStrengths, and leadership identity, the curriculum highlights a multitude of leadership competencies and theories.

The application for this experience opens each fall.

Questions or requests for accommodations?

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation to participate in this experience, welcome! Please contact Meghan Weyrens Kuh, director, at or 540-231-1356 during regular business hours. All other questions about I WILL may be directed to Meghan.

Inspire women. Impact the world.