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Why the Steve Hicks School?

Ranked among the best ten schools of social work in the nation and located in the vibrant city of Austin, we offer a caring, small-sized community in a top-tier research university.

Upcoming Events

Dec 02

SUD treatment & recovery in a pandemic

December 2 @ 1:00 pm - December 3 @ 4:00 pm
Dec 04

Whole Communities - Whole Health

December 4 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Dec 05

Virtual commencement ceremony

December 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

More to Explore

Directed by social work faculty, these institutes focus on interdisciplinary, scientifically rigorous social and behavioral research.

The DiNitto Career Center (DCC) is a one-stop shop for career advising serving social work students and alumni.

Explore online and in-person continuing education opportunities from our Office of Professional Development.

The Utopian Fall 2020 Issue Cover

The Utopian is the Steve Hicks School biannual online and print magazine. Our readers are scholars, alumni, and friends who share a commitment to connection, advocacy and social change.

Latest News

November 18, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas — Texans who support victims of sexual assault have not always had access to the localized information they…
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November 13, 2020
Our Texas Institute for Child & Family Wellbeing has released the 2020 edition of Clinician’s Corner, a publication that connects…
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November 11, 2020
The Institute for Military and Veteran Family Wellness is actively recruiting military and veteran spouses, partners, and couples for their…
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October 26, 2020
The Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners recently changed its Code of Conduct to no longer prohibit social workers from…
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We educate social workers with a passion for social justice and making a difference in the world.