Social Work Alumni Network (SWAN)

2012 GraduationThe Social Work Alumni Network (SWAN) offers opportunities to fulfill continuing education requirements, to network with other social workers in your area of practice and/or geographic area, and to stay connected to the School of Social Work through special events. All graduates of The University of Texas School of Social Work are considered members of SWAN. Membership is automatic upon graduation and there are no dues or fees for membership. Currently, there is an active Austin chapter. Chapters at El Paso and other Texas locations are in the process of being established.

Charles I. Wright Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award Nomination 

Each year, SWAN and the School of Social Work select one of our distinguished alumni to honor at commencement with the Charles I. Wright Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award.  Recent awardees include:

SWAN Student Scholarship

Each year, SWAN awards scholarships to deserving social work students. Recent awardees include:

  • 2016 Marilyn Adams, Sara Goodman, Savannah Cipriano, Angelica Clark, Abigail Oduro
  • 2015 Maya Williams and Samantha Synett
  • 2014 Stephanie Glass
  • 2013 Lindsey Peters
  • 2012 Grace Weiss
  • 2011 Elizabeth Culbertson