Applying to the MSW Program
This is the application information page for our two-year program in Hayward If you are interested in our new three-year MSW program in Oakland please click here.
Thank you for your interest in the MSW Program. We will begin accepting applications for Fall 2014 on October 1, 2013. In order to be considered, applications must be received in the Department of Social Work no later than February 7, 2014. We invite you to attend one of our information sessions to learn more about our program.
MSW Information Sessions
All Hayward Sessions will be held in Meiklejohn Hall. You can get directions to our campus, and to Meiklejohn Hall, here.
Thursday, September 26, 2013: 12pm-1:30pm & 5:30pm-7pm – room 3092
Thursday, October 24, 2013: 12pm-1:30pm & 5:30pm-7pm – room 3092
Thursday, November 21, 2013: 12pm-1:30pm & 5:30pm-7pm – room 3092
Thursday, December 5, 2013: 12pm-1:30pm & 5:30pm-7pm – room 3092
Thursday, January 23, 2014: 12pm-1:30pm & 5:30pm-7pm – room 3064
You may also get further information by reviewing the following materials:
- Letter to the Applicant
- Application Information and Checklist
- Sample Course Sequence for Hayward
- Department Application
- Field Placement Application
- Coversheet for Letter of Recommendation
- Tips for Applying to Graduate School
You may also be interested in learning more about our stipend programs for students committed to working in public child welfare and community mental health:
The IV-E Child Welfare Stipend
The CalSWEC Mental Health Stipend
- Introduction to the mental health stipend program
- Information for Applicants
- Information for Current CalSWEC Students and Alumnae/i
Some of the above documents require Adobe Reader. If you have problems downloading or printing the application materials, call the social work department at (510) 885-4916 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.