University of Wisconsin - Green Bay

Professional Programs in
Social Work

Admissions Procedures

UW-Green Bay MSW Program Application Information

Academic Year 2015-16

The MSW program prepares students for advanced practice social work in a variety of fields of practice. The Program offers an Advanced Generalist concentration with an opportunity to complete an Individualized Area of Emphasis. The program seeks applicants who have demonstrated academic potential for graduate study, readiness and suitability for advanced level social work, and who are able to articulate a commitment to social work. In addition, the Program seeks applicants with demonstrated human services experience and sensitivity to multi-cultural practice, social justice, and leadership/advocacy.

Applications for the 2016-2017 academic year will be posted on this website in mid-October. The application process includes completion of the following materials:

  • The UW System Graduate School application
  • The UW Green Bay MSW Program Admission Questionnaire
  • A Personal Essay
  • Summary of Employment and Volunteer Experiences
  • Official Transcripts
  • List of References
For more information regarding admissions criteria, please see

Please watch this website for forthcoming information.

For further information, please contact:

Gail Trimberger, MSSW, PhD, LCSW
MSW Program Coordinator
(920) 465-2049 /

Jeanne Berg
Student Status Examiner / Academic Student Advisor
(920) 465-2679 /