• “The School of Social Welfare consists of excellent students, passionate faculty, and an outstanding staff. My experience in the baccalaureate program has been exceptional.”

    Christie Allen, Baccalaureate Program Class of 2014

  • “As a student, I have been able to organize a conference, help to develop a curriculum and participate in an independent study on Human Trafficking.”

    Lima James, MSW Class of 2014

  • “The School of Social Welfare is an excellent choice for returning students, whether you have been out of school for a decade or several you will feel welcomed by students and staff.”

    Samantha Fletcher, MSW Class of 2014

  • “The classes that I am taking combined with my field experience have intensified my passion for wanting to work with and help others.”

    Maria Mastroianni, MSW Class of 2015

  • “I am continuously impressed by the School of Social Welfare. I have enjoyed participating in a variety of diverse learning experiences that have helped shape my professional and personal goals.”

    Kate Kowalski, MSW Class of 2015

 

Special Announcement

This year's Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) conference is in New Orleans Thursday, January 12-Sunday, January 15. Click here for the full schedule.

NEWS FROM THE SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WELFARE

  • Assistant Professor Julia Hastings joins 2017 Fellows of the Society for Social Work and Research

    The School of Social Welfare at the University at Albany's Assistant Professor Julia Hastings joins the 2017 class of Fellows of the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR). Fellows of the Society for Social Work and Research are members who have served with distinction to advance the mission of the Society.
  • The School of Social Welfare focuses on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 

    In keeping with social work's historic and enduring commitments to further social and economic justice and to serve people who are vulnerable, marginalized, or oppressed, the School of Social Welfare held several events focused on diversity, equity and inclusion during the semester. Following are some of the events that took place at the school last semester, with more scheduled for Spring 2017.
  •  Dr. Shirley Jones, Professor Emeritus

    In December the School of Social Welfare celebrated the retirement of Dr. Shirley Jones who has been at the school since 1988. The celebration was attended by SSW faculty, staff, alumni and current students. Many shared the ways Dr. Jones had touched their lives through exemplary service, and excellence in teaching and mentorship.

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University at Albany
State University of New York

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