Admission Deadlines

Please note: Applications for Chelmsford, Fall River, and Cape Cod are still being accepted. For information about applying to our Online MSW Program, please visit our Online MSW Program website

All application materials must be received by 5 p.m. on the deadline date (January 15 or March 3); since application materials postmarked January 15 or March 3 will not be received by the deadline date and time, they will not be eligible for consideration for that deadline.

Charles River Campus (full- and part-time)
Priority deadline for early decision & merit scholarships: January 15
Advanced Standing applications: January 15
Regular deadline: March 3

 

Dual Degree Applications (for BU School of Education, School of Public Health, and School of Theology students)
Priority deadline for early decision & merit scholarships: January 15
Regular deadline: March 3


Off-Campus (Chelmsford, Fall River, and Cape Cod)
Priority deadline for early decision & merit scholarships: January 15
Regular deadline:

 Applications for Chelmsford, Fall River, and Cape Cod are still being accepted.

 

Online MSW (Online MSW Program Website)
Summer semester entry: January 1
Fall semester entry: May 15
Spring semester entry: September 1

 

International Applicants
Regular deadline: January 15