Social work students in the Utopia TheatreThe Steve Hicks School of Social Work admissions staff supports prospective students from the time they first inquire about our programs. We encourage you to browse our site, visit the school, and let us know in what ways we might assist you. We would be happy to meet wit you to speak about the profession of social work and about the School.

If you are ready to apply to the Steve Hicks School, please review the admission requirements and application process for the degree of your interest:

If you are interested in the MSSW program and want to get the perspective of a current student, get connected through our Dean’s Ambassador program by emailing

You may also wish to visit Texas Admissions, The University of Texas at Austin Office of Admissions gateway for prospective students. If you are interested in graduate studies, you may also want to visit the university’s Graduate School pages.

We welcome your comments, questions or concerns about admissions. Please contact:

Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Steve Hicks School of Social Work

Andrea Montgomery
Director of Admissions
Steve Hicks School of Social Work
(877) 875-7352 toll free