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Locations on 8 IU Campuses

MSW Program Application

Make sure you complete the Graduate Office Application first.  You will need the following from the Graduate Office Application (eApp) for the school's application :

  1. Application Number
  2. University ID Number that is generated
  3. Completion date of the eApp

Note: For the Graduate Office Application only enter what is required.  Non-required fields in the form do not need content.

Pre-application Checklist

Please be sure to have all your materials from the MSW Pre-application Checklist (PDF, 33kb) ready before you continue with this application. In the event that you discover you need to retrieve additional info or materials, you will be given the opportunity to save your progress and continue later. In this case, a special link will be emailed to you which allows you to continue the application where you left off.

Please make sure to submit your application far enough in advance of the deadline so that your references will have time to complete their recommendations prior to the due date. 

Application Deadline Dates

IUPUI Indianapolis
  • Advanced Standing applications are due January 31, 2016.
  • Priority Deadline January 31, 2016.  Notification of admissions decisions for all applications received by the priority date of January 31, 2016 will be sent out by March 31, 2016. Applications received after the January 31 priority date will be processed until the final deadline.
  • The final deadline is May 7, 2016, after which no applications will be processed.
IU Southeast
  • The final deadline is July 4, 2016, after which no applications will be processed.
IU Northwest,  IU Bloomington, IU South Bend
  • Advanced Standing applications are due May 1, 2016.
  • For Early Admission Consideration submit applications by January 29, 2016.  Notification of admissions decisions for all applications received by January 29, 2016 will be sent out by March 1, 2016.  Applications received after January 31 will be considered based on available space.
  • The final deadline is July 15, 2016, after which no applications will be processed.
  • IUB ONLY: For 2016, applicants to the Bloomington MSW program must submit an application to the graduate school at IUPUI, which can be found at http://graduate.iupui.edu/admissions/apply.shtml.
IU Online (MSW Direct)
  • 2017 Spring Semester: Applications are due on September 9th, 2016.  Orientation is in December 7th- 9th, 2016
  • 2017 Summer Semester: Applications are due on January 13th, 2017.  Orientation is in April 26th- 28th, 2017.

Campuses accepting applications for Fall 2016

  • IUPUI Indianapolis
  • IU Bloomington
  • IU Northwest
  • IU South Bend
  • IU Southeast

Campuses accepting applications for Spring 2017 and Summer 2017

IU Online (MSW Direct)

MSW Online Application