Social Work Events
Social Work Career Day & Applicant Information Sessions
Please consider visiting Valdosta State University to learn more about the MSW program. There are several formal opportunities for prospective students to visit each year. I am also happy to arrange individual meetings.
INFORMATION FOR MSW APPLICANTS
March Visiting Day: This is an information session about the MSW program at VSU and the application process. This program will be held Thursday, 21 March in Savannah, Georgia and includes presentations on social work as a career, MSW coursework, field practicums, and admissions. There will also be opportunities for informal discussions and question/answer time. Please see the March Visiting Day flyer for additional information. Online REGISTRATION FORM for MSW Student Information Day (March 21, 2013).
PARKING & CAMPUS MAPS
The January Career Day will be held in the Student Union on Oak Street. Parking is available in the Oak Street Parking Lot directly across the street. You may park without a permit in the Oak Street parking lot on the day of the event. Please do not park in handicapped, 24 hour reserved or fire lanes (unless you are authorized).
VSU Parking Information & Campus Maps are available online. Please feel free to contact Felicia Hilson at the Division of Social Work if you need further assistance with registration, parking or maps.
CURRENT MSW STUDENTS & SOCIAL WORK AGENCIES
Current MSW Students: All current MSW students are required to attend Social Work Career Day - no reservation is necessary unless you plan to participate in the optional lunch ($10 in advance).
Social Work Agency Representatives: Invitations for the Career Fair will be mailed to Social Work agencies that regularly host Valdosta State University practicum students. There will also be a Field Instructor Workshop the morning of Career Day. If you are an agency representative and would like a table at the career fair - or wish to participate in the Field Instructor Workshop, please return the reservation card or complete the on-line registration form.
If you are a Social Work Agency Representative and interested in discussing the possibility of hosting a Valdosta State University Master of Social Work practicum student in the future, please contact the Interim MSW Field Director - Mrs. Libby Bickers (firstname.lastname@example.org or 229-245-4337).
Updated: 25 January 2013