2023 Commencement

May 12, 2023 - Ceremony for Class of 2023 PhD, DSW, MSW and MSN

Apply Now - Master of Social Work

Fall 2023 Deadline: Full-Time - April 3
Summer 2023 Deadline: Part-Time/Flex - February 15

Awards and Recognition

Marleen Wong
Marleen Wong, professor emerita, MSW '71

NASW Social Work Pioneer

Debra Waters-Roman
Debra Waters-Roman, associate teaching professor

2022 Social Worker of the Year, National Association of Social Workers-California Chapter


Volunteer of the Year Award from Los Angeles Public Counsel, Immigrants’ Rights Project

A group of people standing in front of the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck building

Keck Human Rights Clinic and
Suzanne Dworak-Peck Human Rights Clinic

2020 Physicians for Human Rights Project of the Year Award