Driven by our guiding principles and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, we strive daily to achieve our vision that all individuals, families and communities utilize their power to achieve justice, equity and well-being.
A Foundation of Strengths
Offer innovative programming that graduates and supports uniquely qualified and compassionate social workers
KU is the longest-running social work program in Kansas and is the only comprehensive, premier research School of Social Welfare in the state. Explore our undergraduate and graduate programs.BSW, MSW, DSW, PhD
Current students have access to resources including professional and faculty advising, a writing consultant, and practicum placement. Find resources for student support and funding.Resources for Current Students
A Vision of Justice
Drive discoveries that TRANSFORM LIVES
A Mission of Change
Embrace our responsibility to promote social, economic, and environmental justice in Kansas, the nation and the world.
Increasing transformative experiences through holistic support and DEI centered culture. Increasing research productivity around serious societal needs. Increasing community engagement and partnerships as international leaders in social work.Community Engagement