UFV Students Create Sto:lo Territorial Acknowledgement Video

UFV’s School of Social Work and Human Services SOWK 380 course, typically taught by Professor Robert Harding, is a class that has a history of harnessing the creative and inventive juices of UFV students in the pursuit of social justice. This video is just one example of their superior work and the video is open … Read more

SWHS Academic Advising Relocated

School of Social Work and Human Services academic advising has been relocated to the UFV Advising Centre located on the 3rd floor, Building S (Student Union Building). If you would like to see an advisor, please book an appointment online: Advising Centre — S3117 SUB 3rd floor University of the Fraser Valley 33844 King Road Abbotsford, … Read more

Mental Health First Aid Certification

Mental Health First Aid Certification Two day training: August 19 & 20th 9am-5pm at UFV Abbotsford’s Campus Cost: $75 for students This is a great course for anyone working in caring professions, entering high-stress careers, or wanting to learn more about mental health in general. As a nationally recognized program, this certification makes a great … Read more

Scholarships and Bursaries

There are many scholarships and bursaries available to Social Work and Human Services students at UFV. An extensive list can be found on our website. Below is an example of one of the bursaries that our students are eligible to receive. The article below is from the UFV Giving Blog. Giving back to foster citizenship … Read more

Funding Cuts Put Fraser Valley HIV Organization In Jeopardy

See full article here. Positive Living Fraser Valley Society may be forced to close its doors next year Joseph Keller, Web Editor The future is looking uncertain for the Fraser Region’s only major service provider helping people infected with HIV and hepatitis C. The Public Health Agency of Canada, the government body which currently provides … Read more

SWHS Scholarships and Bursaries – do you qualify?!

There are 12 scholarships and bursaries that are specific to students in one of the School of SWHS programs and worth approximately $6000.00!!  (Most amounts fluctuate each year based on the endowment return.) You may qualify for one or more of these scholarships.  On top of that, there may be others that you qualify for, … Read more

Social Work Week

UFV School of Social Work & Human Services celebrated Social Work Week – March 13-17 – with a display in the UFV Library Rotunda on Wednesday, March 15th.   Social Work Faculty members, Robert Harding and John Hogg, along with 3rd year Bachelor of Social Work student, Kristin Dalen, gave out candy, buttons and free … Read more

New – UFV Mobile App

Get the UFV Mobile App The University of the Fraser Valley mobile app is your source for academic and campus information. Access your UFV student information and stay connected to campus from anywhere. Currently, our mobile app is supported on phones and tablets. Search “University of the Fraser Valley” in Google Play or Apple App … Read more

Congratulations to Dr. Eli Manning!

A huge congratulations to Eli Manning on her successful PhD thesis defense on November 28th at SFU Harbour Centre. Well done Dr. Manning! We are fortunate to have you as a colleague. Eli Manning, MSW, PhD (C) Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies Simon Fraser University Unceded Territories of Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations … Read more