Information Sessions

The Admissions Team offers on-campus and online information sessions throughout the fall and winter so that prospective Master’s and DSW students can learn more about our degree programs.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

Master's Online Information Sessions

For the Master of Social Work, MS in Social Policy, & MS in Nonprofit Leadership


Saturday, November 14th 2020, 10:00 am -11:30 am. Register here.

Wednesday, November 18th 2020, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Register here.


Saturday, December 5th, 2020, 10:00 am -11:30 am. Register here.

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Register here.

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm. Register here.

MS in Nonprofit Leadership Online Information Sessions

Thursday, October 29th, 2020, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Register here.

Monday, November 23rd, 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. Register here.

Thursday, December 17th, 2020, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Register here.

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021, 10:00 am – 11:00 am. Register here.

Doctorate in Clinical Social Work Online Information Sessions

Friday, October 23rd, 2020 at 12:00pm EST. Register here.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020 at 12:00pm EST. Register here.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2020 at 6:00pm EST. Register here.

Friday, November 20th, 2020 at 12:00pm EST. Register here.

MS in Social Policy Online Information Session


PhD in Social Welfare Online Information Sessions

Information sessions have concluded for the 2021 application term. Please look here for more online sessions after the new year (for 2022 applications).

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