School of Social Work

Frequently asked questions

What GRE score is needed to get into the MSW program?

In response to recent trends across the country, the MU MSW program no longer requires submission of GRE scores.

What are the deadline dates for applying to the MSW program?

Please visit MSW admission and application for current deadline dates.

Can I submit my application early, before the deadline date?

Yes! We welcome early applications. Evaluations of all applications received will not begin until the appropriate deadline date.

What scholarships are available to me?

Visit Scholarships for specific information.

Undergraduate students should fill out the BSW scholarship application.

Graduate students should apply EACH year for social work scholarships by completing the MSW scholarship application by Jan. 15 and returning it to the graduate program support person.

Can I take a tour of campus?

Yes! The MU Visitor Relations office runs tours of campus daily: 11:15; 12:15 & 2:15. Contact Admissions or schedule a visit online.

Where is the School of Social Work located?

The School of Social Work is on the 7th floor of Clark Hall at the corner of Rollins and Providence. View campus map.

How much does it cost to attend MU?

Visit the Cashiers Office website and Financial Aid website for information about the cost to attend MU.

How can I learn more about social work PhD programs?

You can learn more about doctoral education in this “Ask an Expert” series.