The It Girls Overnight Retreat is a competitive program hosted by the Syracuse University School of Information Studies (iSchool) that aims to engage, inspire and celebrate young women and their potential in technology. 

As a counselor to so many fantastic students, a few young women may have just come to mind but how can your students get selected?

Give us a well written, edited and thorough essay 

(100 words or more) 

Encourage your girls with competitive grades 

(average GPA 3.6)


Your most standout Junior and Senior girls
WHAT A slumber party meets hack-a-thon
WHERE The beautiful Syracuse University campus
WHEN October 11- 12
Application deadline: September 1
WHY It Girls meet barrier-breaking role models from the tech industry, connect with current student mentors, faculty and staff, and engage in hands-on workshops that open their eyes to the endless possibilities of a career in technology. The Retreat has been described by past It Girls as LIFE CHANGING.
HOW We provide low-cost roundtrip transportation from select cities



The It Girls Action Team
Sheila Clifford-Bova, Julie Walas Huynh, Lindsey Mazza, Jessica Murray, Sarah Weber and Stephanie Worden

School of Information Studies, Syracuse University
114 Hinds Hall

Syracuse, New York 13244

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