Incoming and Newly Admitted MSSW Students

Congratulations on your admission to the master’s program at the Steve Hicks School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin. We are delighted to have you as part of the incoming class.

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Looking for a student perspective? Get in touch with a current MSSW student to learn about their experience at the Steve Hicks School and ask any questions you may have.

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Important dates

Summer 2022
  • May 26th:
    Mandatory orientation
  • May 31st:
  • June 2nd:
    First Day of Class
  • June 7th
    Tuition due by 5 p.m. CST
Fall 2022
  • August 16-17th:
    Mandatory orientation
  • August 18th:
  • August 18th-19th:
    Field Engagement Seminar
  • August 22nd:
    First day of classes
  • August 25th:
    Tuition due by 5 p.m. CST


Before orientation
Before school starts

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