Application Management

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

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 2018October 15, 2017 at 11:59pm
  • Fall 2018 Priority: December 1, 2017 at 11:59pm
  • Fall 2018 Final: February 15, 2018 at 11:59pm

Doctoral Program:

  • Fall 2018: December 15, 2017 at 11:59pm
We look forward to reviewing your application and supplemental materials. 


Returning users:

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First-time users:

Create an account to start a new application.

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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