MSW Application Materials and Information

Application Checklist


To be considered for graduate study in Social Work, an applicant must meet the following requirements:

Applicant files are reviewed using the following criteria:


The Department of Social Work Admissions Committee will only review applications that have been submitted with all the required materials by the application deadline.   The deadline to apply for Fall 2015 admission was December 17, 2014.  The department does not accept late applications or admit in the Spring; the next admission period will be Fall 2016.

It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that all necessary materials are received by the School of Graduate Studies by the deadline.  Please send all application materials to the School of Graduate Studies; sending materials to the Social Work Department may delay receipt of your application.

The Department of Social Work Admissions Committee does not grant personal interviews for admission consideration.

Please note:  No admission decisions are given by telephone.  You will be notified by email.

Application Process

Here's your checklist for applying to the MSW program.