Standard BSW requirements

Entry to the BSW program is in third year. Requirements for first and second years are available in the UVic calendar. For information on transfer credit, please see the Office of the Registrar's website and the UVic calendar information regarding applicants for transfer.

It is your responsibility to plan your BSW program to ensure that you will fulfill the University's and the School's degree completion requirements.

  1. Social Work (SOCW) 200A & 200B or equivalent
  2. UVic's Academic Writing Requirement
  3. Course requirements specific to Standard BSW – See standard BSW course requirements and course planning
  4. UVic’s minimum degree requirements for graduation

Please note: all distance education students are required to attend a mandatory five-day session held on-campus at UVic as part of SOCW 312. Additionally, the availability of approved practica may be limited and may require relocation.

Learn more about admission to the BSW program.