Admissions & Financial Aid

Overview

Thank you for your interest in the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work, which is ranked #10 by US News and World Report in their 2016 rankings of graduate schools of social work. Here, you will learn the skills, knowledge, and values to become an outstanding social work practitioner, educator, or researcher.

We encourage you to request more information from us, schedule a visit, ask to sit in on a class, attend an information session, or contact an admissions representative. Choosing which college to attend is an extremely important decision and should be based on the credentials, curriculum, campus/community life, counseling, costs, and career opportunities. We hope the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work will be the right fit and best choice for you.

Our application-review process is extremely competitive. We look for students who have the potential and ability to succeed and contribute substantially to the profession of social work.

Request More Information

To speak with our director of admissions regarding questions or concerns about our BASW, MSW, or PhD programs, please call 412-624-6346.

Apply to the School of Social Work BASW Program

Apply to the School of Social Work MSW Program

Apply to the School of Social Work PHD Program