August 16, 2019
August 19, 2019 - 5:00pm
For all students currently enrolled in field, the Final Educational Agreement is due to the Office of Field Instruction.
The Educational Agreement is not considered complete until the student completes and submits their End of Term (Tab 3), and the Field Instructor rates the student's Practice Behaviors in Assignments (Tab 2), completes, and approves Tab 3. The Field Instructor is responsible to submit the completed document by the due date.
August 23, 2019
August 26, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
This Fall 2019 SSW International Student Orientation session will provide information for incoming MSW international students. Lunch will be provided.
Please note that all incoming MSW students are expected to attend Fall SEED Orientation, which is scheduled for August 27 - 30.Mandatory Check-In Information
The Mandatory International Center check-in will be a part of the International Student Orientation session and the following items are required to complete your check-in.
You must bring the original and a photocopy (make the copies after you have entered the U.S.) of the following documents:
Passport (picture page and current U.S. visa page)
I-20 (page 1) or DS-2019 (page 1)
August 27, 2019
August 27, 2019 to August 30, 2019
Share, Explore, Engage, Discover (SEED) is the School of Social Work's orientation experience. SEED features programming tailored to incoming students. The goals of SEED include strengthening connection and community at the School of Social Work, exploring PODS (privilege, oppression, diversity, & social justice), and learning foundation-level social work skills.
New Student SEED Orientation for MSW students will be held on August 27, 28, and 29, with possible/tentative activities scheduled for August 30th. In addition, there may be optional social activities the weekend prior to and after SEED Orientation Week.
Various activities will provide great opportunities to meet and connect with MSW students, faculty, and staff. During SEED Orientation students will also receive their faculty advisor assignment and attend a pre-field instruction workshop (if starting field in the fall).
A Fall SEED Orientation Schedule will be available at a later date. Please check back.
Required Advanced Pre-Field Orientation for Advanced Standing, Transfer and Students Exempt from Foundation Field ONLY »
August 28, 2019 - 8:00am to 11:00am
REQUIRED Pre-field orientation workshop (field credit given) for all incoming advanced field instruction (SW691) students with Fall 2019 placement start (advanced standing, transfer, and foundation exempt students)
September 2, 2019
September 3, 2019
September 10, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
First day of class for students enrolled in SW 531.