Admission requirements

Becoming a Dalhousie student

Dalhousie is a leading university that attracts students from around the globe. Dalhousie combines the prestige of a big-name university with a hands-on, collaborative education.

Before applying, get to know Dalhousie


To be considered for admission to the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program, you must have successfully completed a minimum of five credits at the university level. Find out more about what you need to apply to the Social Work program.

For admission information on other programs at Dalhousie, please visit theĀ  Admissions page.

Admissions requirements for the Social Work Program

From deadlines to forms, the process for applying to the Bachelor of Social Work program differs from other programs. Please read the instructions posted on the School of Social Work site for clear instructions on how to put together your application.