Smart Woman Securities (SWS) is a 501-c-3, not for profit organization whose mission is to educate undergraduate women on finance and investments. Through educational seminars, mentoring initiatives and exposure to successful professionals and businesses, SWS provides the guidance and resources upon which women can build greater knowledge of the financial industry.


We believe that SWS can succeed in creating a new generation of women with greater investment knowledge and financial influence.  SWS is dedicated to educating its members in the classroom as well as providing interactive experiences that allow our members to engage with successful professionals in the financial industry.


SWS National provides the structure, guidance, resources and sets the policies of the organization. The responsibilities of daily operations are delegated to the individual chapter Executive Board teams. All members are required to attend the 10 week seminar series and complete the Investment Project.





SWS currently operates with 23 chapters on the following college campuses:


Boston College, Brown University, Carnegie Mellon University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Duke University, Fordham University, Georgetown University, Gettysburg College, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University, Notre Dame University, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California-Berkeley, University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, University of Virginia, Wellesley College, College of William and Mary and Yale University







Warren Buffett and SWS members on 4/1/16 in Omaha



Accomplishing our mission through the generosity and support of so many with sincere gratitude to our:


Platinum Sponsors

for the 2016-2017 academic year









Interested in sponsorship opportunities? Contact




Interested in supporting the mission of empowering young women with financial knowledge? Click here and donate today!









Empowering a new generation of investors!


SWS National Announcements:


Thank You to:

Point72 Asset Management

for hosting our dinner at The National Summit on September 23rd. We appreciate your support!



The SWS National Conference on Saturday, September 24th in NYC was a great success!




Looking forward to our

Corporate Trek to Boston on Friday, October 21. Members need to contact their Chapter CEO for registration.


A big welcome to our newly recognized chapters: Stanford University and Wellesley College!




Interested in establishing a chapter at your school?

To learn more about the process click here.








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