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Thank you for your interest in applying to the Columbia School of Social Work.

The 2019 spring and fall applications are now live!

To complete the online application, you must answer all required fields. You may access your application at any point prior to its submission by utilizing your PIN and password. To submit your application you must pay the application fee and click the 'submit' button at the end. You will receive confirmation upon submitting your completed application. Please do not create multiple accounts using different emails. 

As a reminder, our application deadlines are below:

Master's Program:

  • Spring 2019October 15, 2018 at 11:59pm EST
  • Fall 2019 Priority: December 1, 2018 at 11:59pm EST
  • Fall 2019 Final: February 15, 2019 at 11:59pm EST

Doctoral Program:

  • Fall 2019: December 15, 2018 at 11:59pm EST
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About CSSW

Columbia School of Social Work has been a leader in social work education and research since 1898. It joins rigorous academic theory with real-world practice to enhance the welfare of citizens and communities in New York City, the nation and around the world.

Columbia School of Social Work
1255 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY
T: 212-851-2300
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