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2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

2016 Alumni Awards

The annual Distinguished Alumni Awards honor Boston College School of Social Work alumni who have made significant contributions to the social work profession.

Learn about the 2016 Distinguished Alumni and watch the videos »

Update Your Contact Information

Submit the Update Your Contact Info Form from the Boston College Alumni Association, or send your name and the information you would like updated to Boston College Information Services at

Alumna Shapes Policy at the White House

White House

Patricia Yu, PhD '14, was selected to be a 2014-2015 Health and Aging Policy Fellow, a competitive fellowship for health professionals working to make a positive contribution to policies that affect older adults.  Read more on the Blog »


Alumni Events

Alumni of the Boston College School of Social Work are welcome to attend any events sponsored by the BCSSW Alumni Association or the Boston College Alumni Association. Each year the BCSSW Alumni Association organizes volunteer groups, networking nights, social activities, the Recruitment Fair, and Alumni Awards & Diversity Conference, among other activities. Upcoming events are listed below and new events will be added throughout the year.

Visit the Boston College Alumni & Friends website for more information from the Boston College Alumni Association.

Upcoming Events
September 17, 2016
"Ever to Excel: All Things Social Work" Conference

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Heights, Boston, & Newton Rooms, Corcoran Commons
7.0 CEUs
Call for Presentation Proposals (PDF)


This "By Alumni, for Alumni" conference will present an opportunity for alums to showcase a variety of innovative and professional social work activities and programs in which they are involved that make a difference in improving the lives of others. More information and registration instructions to come.

September 24, 2016
Boston College vs. Wagner College Football Game

Please join us for a BCSSW alumni event at this BC Football game versus Wagner! Alumni will be getting together at Cityside and then heading to the football game on September 24th. Game start time will be around 1pm. Tickets are $10.50 each. Please contact Heather Slugaski (MSW '13) at by August 15th to purchase tickets.