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Women’s Leadership Institute

WLI panelists smiling at an event.The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) at Michigan State University is a collaborative effort between MSU, alumni, professional women, and current students.

WLI has been designed to support and empower women students with leadership aspirations. We ignite women leaders with a vision of advancing leadership equity for women globally through thought leadership, creating a sustainable community, and providing high quality programming for our students, faculty and MSU community.

How your Support Makes a Difference 

  • Empowers women students with leadership aspirations through high quality programming that includes events, workshops, and scholarships.
  • Helps to connect students and professional women.
  • Advances leadership equity for women globally through thought leadership.

Make a gift to the Women’s Leadership Institute Today

Celebrate GivingTuesday and foster a lasting impact on students with a tax deductible gift to the Student Leadership and Development Fund which supports the Women’s Leadership Institute.

If you are interested in additional ways you can support the WLI, please contact Alex Tripp, Senior Director of Development, MSU college of Social Science. 

Make a Gift by Mail:

University Advancement
Spartan Way
535 Chestnut Road, Room 300
East Lansing, MI 48824

*Make check payable to Michigan State University and write “Appeal 21OOPCF1WLIGT” in the note section.


The CARES Act allows taxpayers to take a charitable deduction of up to $300 for those who take the standard deduction. As always, please consult your tax advisor/attorney for advice on your specific situation.

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