Bachelor of Arts in Social Welfare (BASW) Open House, 11/15

Are you an undergraduate student interested in pursuing a helping profession focused on social justice? The Bachelor of Arts in Social Welfare (BASW) Program is looking for applicants with a commitment to serving diverse populations and passion for social change!

Attending the Autumn virtual BASW Open House on Tuesday, November 15th, from 6-7:30PM will allow you to learn more about how to pursue your career and degree in social work. The open house will review:

More about UW’s BASW Program and School of Social Work:

*BASW applications will open by early February and the deadline is always April 15th – if you have opportunities for us to connect with interested students please do let us know how we can engage!

*Additional opportunities to learn more about the field of social work and the BASW program coming soon – updates will be made to the events calendar

*Folks can learn more by visiting the SSW website, attending a virtual information session/recruitment event, or speaking with one of the advisers [].  The SSW has two fantastic Student Information Specialists (SIS) this year who are available for 1:1 advising – they encourage prospective students to connect with our current MSW students, Maria and Mo

*Additionally, for students looking to pursue graduate studies – we have full-time and part-time Master of Social Work programs.  Details about the process and how to apply can be found here.  The application deadline is January 4th, 2023. 

Questions?: If you have any questions at all or would like more information, please email

By Lily Burnstein (She/Her)
Lily Burnstein (She/Her) Career Coach