Contact Us

If you have questions about our programs or want to know more about studying Social Work at UMKC, get in touch with us.

Campus Location

The School of Social Work is located in Cherry Hall on the UMKC Volker Campus. Campus maps can be accessed online.

Main Office

Cherry Hall, 2nd Floor
5030 Cherry Street
Kansas City, Missouri
Phone: 816-235-1025
Fax: 816-235-6573

Department Chair

Deborah Smith
Phone: 816-235-2529 

Program Director

Amy Simmons
Phone: (816) 235-5870

Administrative Assistant

Heidi Updike
Phone: 816-235-1040

Director of Field

Ile Haggins, MSW, LCSW
Phone: 816-235-6717

Coordinator of Field

Adriana Paez, MSW
Phone: 816-235-6208

Field Administrator

VanMattson Sarah, MA
Phone: 816-235-2203