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Student Social Work Association

The purpose of the Student Social Work Association is to work toward the greater good of the Tarleton campus community and the local community. SSWA is an active organization that conducts fundraising for nonprofit agencies and charities, as well as encourages volunteering for community groups. As funding permits, members attend the Annual Social Work Conference.

Some of the annual activities conducted by SSWA include:

SSWA Advisor

Stephenville:

Mr. Josiah Moore

Office: Old ET Building 100 G

Phone: 254-968-9714

Waco:

Dr. Darla Beaty

Office: Waco Campus - LA 117C

Phone: 254-299-8268

Fort Worth:

Dr. Nathalie Jones

Office: Fort Worth Campus - 583

Phone: 817-717-3333

Zeta Chapter, Phi Alpha Honor Society

The purposes of the Phi Alpha Honor Society are to provide a closer bond among Social Work students and promote humanitarian goals and ideals. Phi Alpha fosters high education standards and invites into membership those who have attained excellence in both scholarship and achievement in Social Work.

Membership Requirements

Undergraduate students shall be enrolled in the institution represented by the chapter, have declared a major in social work, have completed 9 semester hours of required social work courses or at least 37.5% of the total hours/credits
required for the degree, whichever is later achieved, and rank in the top 35% of their class.

Graduate students shall be enrolled in a graduate program in social work, have completed 9 semester hours of required social work graduate courses or at least 37.5% of the total hours/credits required for the graduate degree, whichever
is later achieved, and rank in the top 35% of their class.


Once students have met these requirements, they will be inducted.

Phi Alpha Advisor

Stephenville:

Dr. Misty Smith

Office: Davis Hall - 202

Phone: 254-968-0710