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. These sessions are 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?

Check back next summer for these live sessions.

Applying to the MSW Sessions

Are you applying to the MSW?   Hosted by the MSW Program Coordinator and Graduate Program Administrator, these 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

Date: Tuesday, November 10th

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm (Pacific)

Link to Join the Info Session on Zoom: ‘Applying to the MSW’ Session #1  Password to enter: 388522

Session #2

Date: Wednesday, December 9th

Time: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm (Pacific)

Link to Join the Info Session: ‘Applying to the MSW’ Session #2 Password to enter: 289843

Joining us online?

Each session will have the details for the event and a link to the online session. You will need to enter a password indicated above to enter a Zoom 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.

Missed a session?

For more information please contact us at ask.socialwork@ubc.ca or call 250.807-8603.  We are happy to set up a phone or on-campus appointment with you.

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 ask.socialwork@ubc.ca.

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