The program will be held in the Pine Hall 214 (Division of Social Work). Students should be checked in by 9:45am and expect to stay until 5:00 pm. Orientation will provide new MSW students with 1) orientation to professional social work, 2) preparation for success in the MSW program, 3) technical and administrative guidance, 4) lunch and networking, 5) opportunity to meet MSW faculty, 6) advising for fall registration, and 6) information regarding field practicums.

This program is mandatory for new students and it is essential that you attend. If you have an absolutely unavoidable conflict, please call the Division of Social Work at 229-219-1392 ASAP.

You will need a permit to park on-campus. The parking deck on Oak Street would be the most convenient place to park.

Orientation Links

Valdosta State University - Graduate Student Orientation Guide (all VSU Graduate Students)

Preparing for the Online Experience (Web-Based MSW Students)

Preparing for Web Enhanced Courses (On-Campus MSW Students)

Advanced Standing Concentration Prcticum Checklist

Maps (to VSU and campus buildings)

Tips for Navigating the MSW Program at VSU - 11 May 2012

Summer Course Schedule - updated 11 May 2012

Orientation Agenda - Coming Soon

AS Welcome Letter - updated 11 May 2012

We are all looking forward to meeting you in person!