Future Students

Social Work group shot Sarah Swords' class 2015Welcome! Thank you for your interest in The University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. As a prospective student, you have many questions and we are here to provide you with the answers.

We encourage you to browse our website, visit the school, and let us know in what ways we may assist you. We would be happy to speak with you about the profession and the school.

We offer a professional education leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW), and a Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work (PhD). You can find detailed information about each degree program in the academics pages.

If you would like to learn more about the admission process, please visit the admission pages for specific information about each degree program.

The MSSW program also offers regularly scheduled information meetings for prospective students to provide an introduction to the school and helpful information about the admission process.

Newly admitted MSSW students can find more information on the Newly Admitted and Incoming MSSW Student page.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Ramon Gomez, MSSW
Office of Student and Community Affairs
(512) 471-9819 Local
(877) 875-7352 Toll-free