Application Packet


Thank you for your interest in The School of Social Work! Here you will find instructions for completing the application process to the MSW program. Please read the instructions thoroughly before submitting the required materials. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the School of Social Work at 501.569.3240 or via email at

Instructions and Checklist for completing the MSW Admissions process:

Application Materials to be submitted to the Graduate School:

Advanced Standing Students Only:

  • In addition to the materials above, you must submit all field internship evaluations and a recommendation from a faculty member at your undergraduate social work program directly to the UA Little Rock School of Social Work.

The following item(s) will be needed before you can register for classes:

  • A one-time $40 application fee. Please go to the email from the Graduate School and click on the link provided to go directly to CashNet to pay the fee.
  • Proof of 2 MMR vaccines (before you can register for your second semester).

Please check your department requirements for more details about the application requirements above.

Note: Deadlines for Social Work Graduate Admission applications and all required documents must be submitted by the following dates:

  • March 1st for Summer and Fall terms by 12:00 PM CST
  • November 1st for Spring terms by 12:00 PM CST
All admission documents should be sent to:
UA Little Rock
ATTN: Graduate School – Suite 528
Ottenheimer Library, 5th Floor
Documents can also be emailed to or faxed to 501-569-3039.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 501-569-3206 or via email at

We look forward to reviewing your application!