Congratulations on your acceptance to the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work! We are delighted to welcome you to the Trojan Family.
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As an admitted Master of Social Work student you may have questions before confirming your enrollment. Here you will find all the information you need about the program, paying for your education and next steps. Our admissions team is available for personalized guidance so please reach out to an admissions counselor with any additional questions.
Los Angeles is the place for people to bring creative solutions to society's challenges. The University Park Campus (UPC) is located in the heart of L.A., just minutes from downtown and easily accessible via the Metro Expo line.
Frequently Asked Questions
Students in the 4-semester program will start practicum placement during the third week of their first semester. They will receive their placement notification through email in August 2023. Practicum placement will take place on Mondays and Wednesdays for approximately 16 hours per week.
Go to MyUSC, click OASIS, then click Other Services. If you are a 4-semester student who has already completed their Field Placement Form, notify the Practicum Education Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You must pay your commitment deposit, confirm your Statement of Intent through the YouSC portal, and complete your Practicum Placement Form (4-semester students only) to be eligible for D-clearance.
The Social Work Registrar will email you detailed registration instructions in June or July 2023.
MSW orientation will take place a week or two before the start of the semester. Students will be notified of specific dates when they are determined.
The $280 commitment deposit is non-refundable.