Our Mission

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The mission of the Margaret Sloss Center for Women and Gender Equity at Iowa State University is to provide programming and services that inform, empower, and support college students, fostering an inclusive and equitable campus environment. Our center is dedicated to promoting gender equity while contributing to student success. Through educational initiatives, advocacy, and community-building programs, we aim to create a campus culture where all students, regardless of their gender identity or expression, can engage fully in their academic pursuits, personal growth, and leadership development. Our commitment aligns with the values and mission of the University and the Division of Student Affairs, emphasizing the importance of serving all students and ensuring their overall well-being and success.