Advanced Standing Requirements


Admissions Requirements

  • Completed BSW/BASW degree from a baccalaureate social work program accredited by CSWE, recognized through the International Social work Degree Recognition and Evaluating Service, or covered under a memorandum of understanding with international social work
  • G.P.A. of 3.0 (B) or higher in each required course for the applicant’s BSW degree
  • A copy of the senior final field evaluation.
  • Criminal Background Check/Criminal Offender Record Information. (Although this is not part of the application process applicants who are offered admission will receive instructions to complete the background check before field placement.)

 Admissions Materials

  • Application
  • Admission Essay: Part 1 and Part 2
  • Resume
  • Three Professional Recommendations. One of which must be from someone in the BSW/BASW program.
  • Undergraduate and Graduate (if any) Transcripts
    • Submit electronically or mail directly to Graduate Admissions
      • Seattle University
        Office of Graduate Admissions
        901 12th Avenue
        P.O.Box 222000
        Seattle, WA 98122-1090
  • Case Study
  • Senior Final Field Evaluation
  • Application Fee