Santa Clara University

Women's & Gender Studies Program

About Women's and Gender Studies

Women's Studies was first established at SCU in 1981. Since then, the number of courses, students, and faculty has expanded significantly. We now offer a companion major, a minor, and a Core pathway, as well as cross-listed courses in twenty departments. Visit our FAQ page to learn more about our program, including reasons why students choose the Women's and Gender Studies major and minor.