Frequently Asked Questions
Do I have to be a Geosciences Major to be a member?
No! We are open to all Texas A&M Students!
Is WIG strictly for women?
No! We accept people of all gender identities and sexual orientations!
What is the weekly time commitment?
It depends on you! We typically have 3 required events every semester, a weekly 1.5 hour General Meeting, Family Events, and a ton of other optional events that you can choose to go to!
We have a requirement of 20 points every semester, and you can earn points by attending meetings, attending events, doing nice things for fellow WIGs and more!
What kind of events do we hold?
We have a wide variety of what we do! We have Sisterhood Events, which are just for WIGs, and can be anything from picnics, to movie nights, to cookie decorating, to field days! We also do some Fundraising Events, including profit shares and merch sales. WIGs participate in a lot of Service and Philanthropy Events too, helping out our community and our Philanthropy, the Sexual Assault Resource Center! Lastly, we also have bigger events with Socials, like ice skating nights, bowling, semi-formals and formals!
How much are dues?
Dues are $75 per semester. All events and an organization T-shirt are covered by the dues. You won't have to pay for anything past that!