Admission Deadlines

For information about applying to our Online MSW Program, please visit our Online MSW Program website

* Applications for our Fall River, Chelmsford, and Online Programs are still being accepted.

All application materials must be received by 5 p.m. on the deadline date (January 15 or March 2); since application materials postmarked January 15 or March 2 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 2

 

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 2


Off-Campus (Chelmsford, Fall River, and Cape Cod)
Priority deadline for early decision & merit scholarships: Applications for our Fall River, Chelmsford, and Online Programs are still being accepted.
Regular deadline:

Applications for our Fall River, Chelmsford, and Online Programs are still being accepted.

 

Online MSW (Online MSW Program Website)
Summer semester entry: March 15
Fall semester entry*: June 15*
Spring semester entry: October 15

Applications for the Online MSW Program are accepted each semester and applicants can apply to enter the online program in September, January, or May. *Please note: Applications for the Online MSW Advanced Standing Program are only accepted for September admission.  

International Applicants
Regular deadline: January 15