Admitted Students

Welcome to the Boston University School of Social Work!

Congratulations on behalf of the faculty and administration at the Boston University School of Social Work. We welcome you as a member of the SSW community. You have exciting and challenging years ahead. We look forward to meeting you and guiding and supporting you throughout your time with us.


In this section you will find documents that include time-sensitive information about your admissions acceptance, research waiver exam and transfer credits. Please submit these documents to busswad@bu.edu.

If you have questions, contact our Admission and Financial Aid Office at 617-353-3750 or busswad@bu.edu. Off Campus students should contact Off Campus Programs at 617-353-3766 or sswptp@bu.edu. Online MSW students should contact Jennifer Grahek at 617-358-2466 or jpace@bu.edu.

The School of Social Work will contact incoming PhD students by mail over the summer regarding their first steps entering the program.