How to Apply | Master of Social Work

Enrollment in the Pacific University master of social work program is limited, and admission is selective.

The Admissions Committee uses a holistic review process in considering applicants for admission, including factors such as:

  • Academic record
  • Community service and social work related experience
  • Communication skills
  • Strength of interview
  • Ability to work as an effective team member
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Commitment to the profession

Apply Online to the Master of Social Work Program.

Please contact Sara Summers at or 541-632-8805 if you experience any technical issues while creating your account or submitting your application.

Mailing Address

MSW Admissions Office
40 E. Broadway, Suite 250
Eugene, OR 97401

2018 Admissions Cycle

Application deadline

See below

Early application deadline

December 13th, 2019

Early application interviews January 10th, 2020
Early application admission notification Early February, 2020

Final application deadline

March 6th, 2020


March 20th, 2020

Admissions notification

Early April 2020

Confirmation deadline

April 17th, 2020

Program start

August 2020

*Applications deadline extension requests will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis, should openings become available.  Please contact Sara Summers at or 541-632-8805 for more information.

*Note: all dates subject to change.

Contact Us

Sara Summers | Assistant Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions
541-632-8805 |