BSW - How To Apply to our Full-Time Program

The School of Social Work seeks to reflect a diverse student population and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of all ages, gender identities, cultural, racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds, sexual orientations, and abilities.

All applicants must follow the application procedures below. The University of Waterloo uses an online application process for all undergraduate programs.


Full-time studies

The full time BSW application process is now CLOSED. The OUAC application process for entry into the Fall 2020 BSW program will open on Septemeber 23, 2019. 

A BACHELOR'S (BA/BSc or equivalent) DEGREE FROM AN ACCREDITED UNIVERSITY IS A MANDATORY ENTRANCE REQUIREMENT TO OUR BSW PROGRAM. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED.


Are you eligible to apply to our program? 

Follow this link for a complete list of admission requirements.


Applying is a multi-step process:

    If you're experiencing difficulties uploading your materials, or if you have any questions about how to upload your materials, please contact applicant.help@uwaterloo.ca

    For all other BSW application enquiries, please contact Margaret Girodat