School of Social Work


Costa Rica - Immersion in Culture, Community, and Language

Costa Rica Immersion in Culture, Community, and Language

Graduate Student Professional Funds

Attention Current MSW Students: Graduate Students Professional Funds!

Expanding Horizons Scholarships for Non-Matriculated Students in Social Work

Interested in exploring graduate study in Social Work at USM but have not yet applied to the MSW program?
Tonya Bailey-Curry

USM alumna Bailey-Curry appointed to board of YWCA of Central Maine

USM alumna Tonya Bailey-Curry, who received her master’s in social work in May 2017, has been named to the board of directors of the YWCA of Central Maine in Lewiston.
portrait of Tonya Bailey-Curry

Tonya Bailey-Curry, 2017 Featured Graduate

Even as her children attended college, Tonya Bailey-Curry worked toward her own degrees, graduating from Central Maine Community College before coming to USM. She earned her undergraduate degree in social work at USM's Lewiston-Auburn College before earning her Master of Social Work on the Portland Campus.
Abdalla Hassan

Abdalla Hassan, 2017 Featured Graduate

In his senior year, Abdalla Hassan was selected as the Disability Services Center's Undergraduate Social Work Intern. The former vice-president of the USM Multicultural Center, Hassan organized efforts in 2015 to help several USM students to attend the annual Care National Conference.
portrait of Hannah Binger and Molly Stevens

Hannah Binger and Molly Stevens, 2017 Featured Graduates

Hannah Binger and Molly Stevens became friends in Kindergarten and continued together through elementary, middle and high school. At USM, the duo studied side by side to earn Bachelor of Social Work degrees.
Jess Labbe

Jessica Labbe, 2017 Featured Graduate

Through her work in the Safe Zone Project, Jessica Labbe has worked to educate and identify members of the USM community who are safe and supportive contacts for LGBTQ students, staff and faculty.

New University Wide Academic Policy on Declaring a Major

Students Declaring a Major

MPBN Interview: Associate Professor and Director of the SSW, Dr. Jeanette Andonian

MPBN Interview - Dr. Jeanette Andonian