Faculty, alumni and students discuss how social workers can help at all levels of practice.
In recognition of her work with LBGTQ+ youth, the longtime UB professor receives one of social work's highest honors.
Through this multidisciplinary program, UB grad students address pressing social issues — and do something to help.
Become a change agent, build socially just communities and empower others.
Professional development. Licensure. Curiosity. No matter the reason, take advantage of our invigorating electives.
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Zoë Beery, nightlife harm reduction organizer and journalist
Rose Thomas, MPH/MSW ’23
Haneul Park, MSW ’20
Adam Fryer, MSW ’23
Jessica Al Kadi, MSW ’23
Jack Kavanaugh, MSW ’15
Samantha Bowes, MSW ’23
Charles LaBarre, PhD ’25
Michelle Fortunado-Kewin, DSW ’22
In the UB School of Social Work, we live our values as we prepare future social workers to make a difference in their local and global communities. Our MSW program has been accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) since 1934.
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Doctor of Social Work (DSW)
PhD in Social Welfare
Serious Illness Micro-Credential