Student Resources

Centennial class

The School of Social Work student body represents a diverse cross-section of our profession. Students from the Baccalaureate, Masters, and Doctoral program bring a wide range of experiences from communities locally, nationally and globally. The opportunities to make the most of your experience are plentiful both within the University of Pittsburgh and throughout the surrounding region.

Students are encouraged to take leadership positions with our student groups, participate in lectures, attend social events, and support the ongoing development of their fellow students.

Career Services

The VanKirk Career Center within the School of Social Work offers students and alumni a wide array of services to help you achieve your career goals. 

Union of Black Social Work Students

Find more information about our student groups: BASW Club, MSW Student Executive Committee (SEC), Doctoral Student Organization (DSO), and the Union of Black Social Work Students.

Graduation & Diplomas

All you need to know about graduation, plus archived photos and videos from past ceremonies.

List of Resources

Find resources for your mind, body, and spirit, as well as information about assistance and living in Pittsburgh.