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School of Social Work

Apply - Graduate Programs

We invite you to apply now to the Graduate School of Social Work. Please review the general information and requirements detailed below prior to submitting your application. Please review the application deadlines to ensure your application is submitted in a timely manner.


MSW Deadlines

The below deadlines apply to the MSW program ONLY.  Different deadlines apply to certificate programs and the PhD program. Please review the Application Instructions for each program to confirm the appropriate application deadline. 


Final Application Deadline
  Application Term
Term Start
July 1 Fall Late August
November 1    Spring Mid January
May 1*

Summer II

(MSW Advanced Standing or Carthage students only) 

Early July

*MSW Advanced Standing students who wish to pursue the School Social Work track must apply by April 1 and must submit additional application materials. Contact Enrollment Advisor, Danielle Pernini, at dpernini@luc.edu with any questions. 


Priority Scholarship Deadline
Application Term
March 1   Fall, Summer II
October 1   Spring


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