Application & Deadlines


Fall Semester: July 15th

Spring Semester: December 1st

Summer Semester (advanced standing only): April 15th

*Dates are subject to change, please contact the School of Social Work Graduate Admissions Director:


Our Admissions Committee strives to evaluate complete applications within four to six weeks. Please note that the committee does not evaluate incomplete applications. Admissions decisions are based primarily on an evaluation of your previous undergraduate and graduate coursework, experience in the human services (paid, volunteer, research, and internship), written personal statement, and letters of reference.


Book a one-on-one appointment with the School of Social Work’s Graduate Admissions Director Kristy Vega by visiting:

Credit For Life Experience

In keeping with CSWE standards, the School of Social Work cannot grant academic credit for life experience or previous work experience, in whole or in part, in lieu of the field internship or any courses in the curriculum