University of Calgary Faculty of Social Work Students with professer Hieu Ngo

The Faculty of Social Work

Welcome. We are Canada's largest school of social work, offering online and on-campus undergraduate and graduate education to students across Canada from our Calgary, Edmonton and Lethbridge campuses. 

News from the Faculty of Social Work

New Canada Research, Chair Dr. Caroline Tait, PhD | Tier I CRC in Indigenous Health Equity and Inclusion

Five Canada Research Chairs announced at UCalgary

Faculty recognized for their research excellence in equity and inclusion, health sciences, and business 

Dr. Patrina Duhaney, PhD

Annual awards shine spotlight on UCalgary’s outstanding community members

There is no doubt that individuals linked to UCalgary make significant and lasting impacts on our community every year. The City of Calgary honoured several of these remarkable individuals at the 2024 Calgary Awards and the Calgary Black Achievement Awards in recognition of their significant contributions to enhancing the lives and social fabric of the city and beyond.

Remember the three Rs: Recognize behavioural signs. Respond with compassion and validation. Refer to resources.

How to better support someone experiencing domestic violence

Sexual and gender-based violence professionals and UCalgary researcher offer their tips. 

University of Calgary Campus in the Spring

SU Mental Health Award recognizes student leaders in mental health awareness

Four undergrads rewarded for their leadership, advocacy, and volunteer work. 

Prince Chiagozie Ekoh, a third-year PhD student in the Faculty of Social Work

UCalgary doctoral students research interventions for older refugees and pregnant women

Philippa Ngaju and Prince Chiagozie Ekoh receive 2023 Vanier Scholarship for their innovative research contributions

Zoom, left, and Axel, the Luna Centre’s child and youth support dogs.

Luna Centre and UCalgary lead national movement in transforming child advocacy landscape

From local partnership to trailblazing national knowledge hub

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Professional Development

Upcoming courses, seminars and workshops.

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