Cardinal Women in Cybersecurity Student Chapter (CWiCYS)

Academic - Engineering, Academic - Intercollegiate, Academic - LAS, Special Interest


The purpose of Women’s Alliance for Cyber Security (WACS) is to introduce, encourage, support, and retain women in CyberSecurity and related fields. Additionally, the aim of WACS is to provide meaningful opportunities for team-building and collaboration amongst women in preparation to compete at Collegiate Cyber Defense Competitions.


This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

File WACS_Constitution_fall_2016.pdf
Tier Student Organization - Registered

Membership Information

Student Members 29
ISU Members 3
Non-ISU Members 1
Allowed Members Membership shall be open to all registered students in good standing at Iowa State University.
Allowed Officers All
Membership Qualifications For all undergraduate, graduate, and professional students.
Membership Restrictions Members with less than one semester with the organization cannot hold officer position without the approval of the current or former executive officers
Elections/Selection The method of election of officers shall be secret ballot, and the winners will be decided by simple majority. The officers shall be elected during the first meeting of the semester.
Meetings WACS meets once a week, on Mondays at 6:10 pm in Pearson 2125.

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

WACS currently meets every other week, on Monday at 6:00pm, Pearson 2125. Meetings this Semester will focus on the basics, in preparation to compete in the Fall CDC and have speakers!

Description of Special Events