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Join the Social Work Alumni Association!

The Social Work Alumni Association is an organization of graduates from the SJSU BASW and MSW programs, who come together to network, learn, and support and improve the School. Please join us as we continue to grow our  Alumni Association (SWAA). Being part of the Alumni Association is a great way to stay in touch with old friends, stay connected with the School, and contribute to the profession. Contact current SWAA Chair, Nicole Laperdon, for more information (

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About the Association


In partnership with the SJSU School of Social Work, involve SJSU Social Work Alumni to promote from a transcultural perspective the spirit of social work, advance the profession, and promote economic and social justice, equity, service, integrity, and self-determination.


To be a strong and actively involved Social Work Alumni Association that is of service to the social work profession from a transcultural perspective and to our diverse communities in partnership with San Jose State University's School of Social Work.


New graduates: Free

Working Professionals: $45.00/year

Retired Professionals:   $25.00/year

Membership and fees can be processed through the SJSU "Give Now" page.  On that page, please select "Choose a giving opportunity" and in the "other designation" box, please type in Social Work Alumni Association membership or donation so that it is identified correctly.