Social Service Worker to Social Development Studies

Admission

Graduates of the two-year Social Service Worker diploma with a minimum overall average of 75% and meeting all admission requirements will be eligible for admission and transfer credits to Waterloo’s Social Development Studies (SDS) program. Each student’s application and transcript will be assessed individually.

If you've graduated from one of the five colleges listed below, you can preview which of your courses will transfer to Waterloo's SDS program.

If you have completed or are in the process of completing a Social Service Worker diploma program at an Ontario college that is not one of the ones listed above, refer to the OnTransfer.ca course transfer site to search for courses from your program that we have previously assessed. You can also review the admission requirements for Social Development Studies for Ontario college transfer students.

Unofficial course transfer guide

This is an unofficial guide to how courses transfer from the institutions listed to the University of Waterloo. Transfer credits will be awarded for courses in which a minimum grade of B- (70%) has been achieved, unless noted below. The number of transfer credits you receive is assessed on an individual basis and may be more or fewer courses according to our policies and your individual circumstances.