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Welcome to the Division of Social Work

 

Prospective Students: Apply now for admission to the BSW program. Click on the link to begin your application: Application for Fall 2020

Applications for Early Consideration for the Fall 2020 cohort are due by 5 pm on Friday, November 22, 2019. 

Applications submitted in spring term for the Fall 2020 cohort are due by 5 pm on Friday, April 10, 2020.

If mailing your application, it must be postmarked by the above dates.


Would You like to Make a Difference? Think about Social Work at the University of Wyoming!

Our Vision

The Division of Social Work envisions a global community in which our graduates serve as ethical social work leaders who promote social, economic and environmental justice, human rights, and health and well-being for individuals, families, organizations, and communities.

Dynamic student centered faculty - Small class size with individualized attention on student success - Providing diverse career opportunities in Social Work


 

Division News

Dr. Jessica Lucero Chosen as 2019 Distinguished Alumni of the Year

Woman standing in front of a snow covered landscape.Dr. Lucero is an Associate Professor of Social Work in the Department of Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology at Utah State University where she also serves as the Graduate Director for their Full-Time MSW Program and Director of the Transforming Communities Institute.

Prior to joining the faculty at USU, she completed her doctoral studies at Wayne State University in Detroit and her MSW and BSW at the University of Wyoming. Lucero’s research orientation is very interdisciplinary and she enjoys exchanging ideas and working to improve social systems with other interdisciplinary scholars, practitioners and students who are committed to social justice.

Dr. Lucero is a nationally recognized scholar in community-based participatory research – she is particularly interested in research that produces real-world recommendations for solving the complex challenges that communities face. Specifically, her community-based research centers on violence prevention and intervention, refugees in the U.S., and housing justice issues. Her service in the community does the same.

Learn more about Dr. Lucero and other Distinguished Alumni from the Division of Social Work.

 

 

Wyoming's Leader For Social Work Education

Student Experiences and Impacts. Students in the University of Wyoming's College of Health Sciences Division of Social Work receive the finest education possible and graduate fully equipped to pursue a successful career in social work. Learn more about our students, the division and its faculty and staff in this edition of Social Works!

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Division of Social Work
College of Health Sciences
University of Wyoming
Dept. 3632
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071-2000
Phone: (307) 766-6112
Fax: (307) 766-6839
Email: sowkmail@uwyo.edu

 

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