Graduation

Important BSW Deadlines
Jan. 15 BSW Application for Admission
Jan. 31 Spring Convocation
Mar. 1 Fall Practicum
July 31 Fall Convocation
Oct. 1 Winter Practicum
Pre-Social Work Admission Deadlines
Various
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For students admitted to the BSW after May 1, 2018, in order to graduate with a BSW, a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 70% is required within the social work studies section of the program, as well as overall on the 120 credit hours contributing to the degree.

The Faculty of Social Work does not have "Distinction" or "Great Distinction" graduation categories for the BSW.

Students who have completed the requirements for the BSW should fill out the Application for Graduation and submit it to the Faculty of Social Work Student Services Office.

Convocation Deadlines:

Spring Convocation: students who will complete their program requirements by April 30 must submit their applications to graduate between August 1 (the year before) and January 31 (graduation year) in order to attend Spring Convocation.

Fall Convocation: students who will complete their program requirements by August 31 must submit their applications to graduate between February 1 and July 31 (graduation year) in order to attend Fall Convocation.

BSW as Additional Degree:

Students admitted effective January 1, 2003 must complete an additional 60 social work credits over and above their previous degree; 45 of these 60 social work credits must be completed through the University of Regina.

Students admitted prior to January 1, 2003 who have a four-year prior degree must complete an additional 45 social work credits over and above their previous degree. These must all be completed through the University of Regina.

Please visit the U of R Convocation page for further information.