Admitted Students

Welcome, Admitted Students

Welcome to the Boston College School of Social Work, and congratulations on your acceptance. You’re joining an esteemed academic community devoted to pioneering social work education, research, and practice that improves the lives of the most vulnerable. We’re committed to supporting your success—in school and beyond.



Real-World Experience

Spend time in the field, working with real people. Our robust field placements allow you to put your learnings into practice, gain hands-on training, and form valuable relationships.

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World-Class Research

Join a dynamic collection of scholars, clinicians, scientists, and leaders from a variety of industries—all dedicated to improving the lives of the most vulnerable.

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Lifelong Community

Our students, faculty, and alumni share a steadfast commitment to the Common Good, with an emphasis on promoting equity, justice, and inclusion through social work.

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Connect with BCSSW

Meet other newly admitted students and keep up on what's happening around campus.



School of Social Work part-time faculty photo of Teresa Schirmer

Teresa Touhey Schirmer

Associate Dean, Student Experience

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Liz Cinquino

Director, BCSSW Student Servcies & Advising

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