Our conference photos are up!  If you have a Facebook account, you can view them on the Facebook group here: or if not, you can view the album at this link:  Enjoy!    

Lab Tours

Lab tour sign-ups close at 1/14/2013 12:00 AM (tonight!). If you do not sign up for a lab tour tonight, you will be assigned an available tour.

Travel information

The “Travel Info” tab has been updated with maps and directions.

What do the t-shirts look like?

We’ve been getting asked this question a lot…so we posted photos:! 🙂


Twitter users, follow us at @MWCUWiP2013.     When you tweet about the conference, use hashtags #cuwip and #mwcuwip.   The #cuwip hashtag will show tweets from all six sites nationally (almost 1000 women in physics!) and the #mwcuwip hashtag will show tweets from the Illinois conference.

Important Dates

Application Deadline: November 15, 2012 Cancellation Deadline: January 1, 2013 Conference Dates: January 18-20, 2013


Hello again everyone!  If you would like to help advertise the conference in your department, we’ve got just the thing!  You can download a PDF of our conference poster here: or you can email us at and we will be happy to send you a hard copy!

We are now accepting applications!

Apply for the conference at Applications are due November 15, 2012!


We are glad you are interested in the 6th Annual Midwest Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics! This site will provide you with the latest information regarding the conference.