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The Bachelors of Social Work Program

The University of Hawaiʻi confers a bachelor of social work (BSW) degree on undergraduate students who have majored in social work and completed all the academic requirements of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. This program involves a two-year course of study beginning in the junior year. It combines both academic course work and field practicum.

Have questions about our degree or profession?
Meet our Pre-BSW Peer Advisors!
If you would like to make an appointment, please contact us at
bswadvis@hawaii.edu or (808)956-7182 to schedule.

Monday:
8:30AM - 3:00PM

Tuesday:
12:30AM - 4:30PM

Wednesday:
8:30AM - 10:30PM

Thursday:
9:30AM - 3:00PM

Friday:
Not Available

Our Mānoa Peer Advisors are students so their schedule may change. Please check our website for the latest schedule. For more information about the Mānoa Peer Advisor Program please go to: http://manoa.hawaii.edu/undergrad/mac/mpa/

Peer Advisors Aleesha and Malia Photo
Aleesha Luke (Left) and Malia Infiel (Right)

Malia Infiel

Hi! My name is Malia and I transferred from Kapiʻolani Community College as a student parent through the Kaʻieʻie program last fall. I am currently a senior in the Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work and plan to apply to graduate school in the spring. As a Mānoa Peer Advisor, I enjoy advising students on academic requirements and connecting them to campus and community resources. I look forward to assisting you with any questions regarding your academic journey, please use the contact information listed above to schedule an appointment today.

Aleesha Luke

Hi! My name is Aleesha Luke. I’m currently a graduate student studying Rehabilitation Counseling within the College of Education. I attended UHM as an undergraduate and am thrilled to see the changes, supports, and opportunities in favor of the students. I’m excited to join the Manoa Peer Advisor (MPA) staff at the Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work and look forward to meeting and working with you.

If you would like to make an appointment, please contact us at
bswadvis@hawaii.edu or (808)956-7182 to schedule.