Prospective students should refer to sections A.5.3 Transferring from another Post-Secondary Institution and A.5.3.2 Supplementary Admission Requirements of this Calendar for regulations regarding University admission requirements. Applicants must meet all requirements and deadlines.
Admission to the Bachelor of Social Work program is competitive and meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission.
Note: University Transfer (including After-Degree) applicants: Social Work 201 is not eligible for CG grade.
Students are admitted to the Bachelor of Social Work program for the Fall Term only.
All applicants, including current University of Calgary students, must submit the University of Calgary online application and upload the required supporting documents by the deadline dates specified below. All applicants must also provide two reference letters (one of which must be academic). Detailed application instructions can be obtained from the Faculty of Social Work website at: socialwork.ucalgary.ca.
New applicants can only apply to one program location. Applicants who wish to switch their location choice (e.g. from Calgary to Virtual (online) or Edmonton or Lethbridge) must contact the Student Services Office prior to March 1. Requests for change will be considered at the discretion of the Faculty.
Students seeking admission to the Faculty of Social Work following a voluntary withdrawal from the program will be considered in competition with new applicants and must meet the admission criteria. Such students are encouraged to consult with Student Services in the Faculty of Social Work before applying.