Social Work Alumni Society

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Welcome Alumni!

The Alumni Society of the School of Social Work aims to engage alumni with each other and the community and to promote the mission of the School of Social Work.

We look forward to providing programming and networking opportunities that will enable us to be better advocates for the social work community. Our goal is to build a network of professionals promoting:

  • Job opportunities
  • Community resources for clients
  • Professional development trainings and workshops
  • Involvement in the community
  • Mentorship for students

We invite you to get involved in our Alumni Society and to support this initiative. As we update our email list, please send your information to Patricia Gustafsson (

Stay tuned for updates and upcoming events.


by attending our committee meeting
August 11th at 8:30 am in SO 315.

Mission Statement of the Alumni Society of the FAU School of Social Work

The mission of the FAU Alumni Society is to foster a lifelong professional and intellectual engagement of Alumni with each other, the University and the community at large, providing support to the School of Social Work and its students.

  1. Networking
    To provide an opportunity for social work students to build network relationships while developing camaraderie among current students and alumni.
  2. Involvement
    To keep all alumni informed about FAU SSW’s efforts, initiatives, accomplishments, and goals.
  3. Continuing Education
    To provide feedback and recommendations to FAU SSW regarding continuing education and students’ recruitment strategies.
  4. Support and Mentorship
    To provide support and mentorship to social work students through participation in events sponsored by the School of Social Work.
  5. Community Awareness
    To increase the awareness and reputation of the School of Social Work at Florida Atlantic University by promoting its alumni’s efforts in the community.
  6. Recruitment and Showcase
    To recruit alumni to actively promote FAU SSW and showcase the Alumni Society as an essential component of our School and University.