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New Students

Welcome to the Faculty of Social Work!

New Pre-Social Work Students:

Your first step as a newly admitted student in Pre-Social Work is to attend New Pre-SW Group Advising. Group advising is held online or face-to-face.  Please refer to our events calendar for dates, times and sign-up details. 

  • Face-to-Face group advising is delivered as part of the University's UR Beginning Course Registration days, running from May to August for students starting in the Fall term.
  • Online group advising is delivered through the Faculty of Social Work, and is available for students starting in any term:
    • Fall term - group advising is held from May to August
    • Winter term - group advising is held from November to December
    • Spring/Summer term - group advising is held from April to June
  • Off-campus (outside of Regina/Saskatoon) students are encouraged to connect with their regional college advisor (if applicable) prior to participating in new Pre-SW student group advising.

New BSW Students:

Your first step as a newly admitted student in the BSW Program is to attend BSW Orientation, held in March of each year.  Please refer to our events calendar for dates, times and sign-up details.

New Student Resources

Our 'brief overview' videos are currently being updated. Slides are posted below until the videos are finalized!

Guide: Social Work Handbook (all new students)
Guide: Saskatoon Student Handbook (for Saskatoon campus students)
Video: Exploring Social Work
Video: Pre-Social Work
Video: Applying to the BSW
Video: Our Advising Model
PowerPoint: New Pre-Social Work Group Advising
Event: U of R Orientation
More: New Student Essentials (parking, housing, library, texbooks, etc.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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