Social Work Complex - A, Room 211
211 South Cooper Street, Box 19129
Arlington, TX 76019
Phone (Local): 817-272-3181 | (Toll Free): 866-272-3181
Welcome to the School of Social Work’s Academic Advising and Student Success!! Here is where you will find your academic advisor plus so much more to help you with being successful during your journey in the University of Texas at Arlington’s School of Social Work. So whether you’re a BSW, BSW-Intended or an MSW student, the following information may be for you:
Academic advisors help students explore their interests and connect them to critical resources that provide the tools for informed decision making aligned with academic, career, and community minded goals.
The responsibilities of the academic advisor at UT Arlington are to:
Establishing a strong connection with your academic advisor puts you on the right track for academic success.
Need information about advising, writing resources, School of Social Work activities and UTA Resources, check out our Canvas page.
Do you have general advising questions that don't require a full appointment? Interested in meeting other SSW students but can't make it to campus? Looking to learn more about the Social Work profession? If this sounds like you, join your advisor during their Power Hour. Their days/times are listed under their bio. Remember, you're not the only one in the session so this is not to be used for an advising appointment. To schedule an appointment, use the links under your advisor's bio.
Need to meet with your advisor but there's no upcoming appointment available, drop-in either in person or virtually on Wednesdays. To schedule your 30-minute drop-in time, click the link above/below. Be sure to select in-person or virtual and your advisor. Remember, drop-in sessions are on a first come basis and the link only opens on Wednesdays.
Academic Advising Drop-In Link
Appointments can be made with your advisor by clicking on the appointment links below their name. Make sure you schedule with the correct advisor or your appointment will be canceled and you’ll have to reschedule it with the correct advisor.
If you are receiving a registration error stating that you have a hold on your account, go to your Student Services Center in MyMav and click on “details” for information on how to have the hold removed.
View and apply for available scholarships
View all of our student organizations and information on how to join them
All email correspondence will be conducted through your UTA Mav account (@mavs.uta.edu).
For us to serve you efficiently, please include the following information when emailing your advisor: