MSW Information Sessions

The School of Social Work hosts several information sessions about the Master of Social Work (MSW) program throughout the year. Our information sessions are held jointly online and in-person.

MSW Program Sessions

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 restrictions all sessions will be online until further notice. All sessions will open at the start time.  During the session you will be able to participate in a chat session with the hosts.

Learn about the Master of Social Work (MSW) at UBC’s Okanagan campus. The Why you should join our MSW program? is a recording shared below and hosted by the MSW Program Coordinator and Field Coordinator.

We encourage those that are attending our ‘Applying to the MSW Session’ to review our summary UBCO Master of Social Work program video. This will provide you with brief overview our our MSW program and what you can expect in from our degree.

Video: Why you should join our UBC Okanagan MSW Program?


Applying to the MSW Sessions

Are you applying to the MSW?   Hosted by the MSW Program Coordinator and Graduate Program Administrator, these live sessions outline the admission requirements for the MSW options: Advanced and Foundational Tracks.  We will provide you with an overview of our admission requirements and provide valuable tips about preparing your application for submission.

Session #1 – ONLINE Zoom Session

Tuesday, October 11th 2022, 12PM PST – 1:30PM PST

Session #2 – ONLINE Zoom Session

Tuesday, November 8th 2022, 12PM PST – 1:30PM PST

Session #3 – ONLINE Zoom Session


Session #4 – ONLINE Zoom Session


Joining us online?

Each session will have the details for the event and a link to the online session. All sessions start times are indicated in Pacific Time. We ask that you join us 5 minutes before the start of our session to ensure you are able to access the session.  Please turn off your video and mute your personal audio for the session.  There is an online chat feature available so you may ask questions during the session.

Applying to Graduate School – College of Graduate Studies

The College of Graduate Studies welcomes students from across the world who are interested in pursuing an advanced degree at UBC’s Okanagan campus. Watch the recorded session for Applying to Graduate School at UBC Okanagan Q&A Session to learn more about the graduate school application process at UBC Okanagan, including admission requirements and key application elements.

Missed a session?

For more information please contact us at

Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions we do not have access to our phone line and are not able to schedule in-person appointments.  You may request a video appointment by emailing

Visit our FAQ’s for additional tips for submitting your application and our MSW program.