Applications will be considered until the program is full.
Applicants do not need to find an advisor at the application stage, as students usually identify their advisors during Year 1 or early in Year 2. Feel free to share your interests with faculty members with whom you would like to study. Applicants are encouraged to identify any faculty members with whom they would like to study in their Statement of Intent.
Visit our Graduate Admissions Toolkit for more information about applying.
After you have submitted your OUAC application, paid the non-refundable application fee, and Laurier has received your application, you'll receive an email from firstname.lastname@example.org advising you to upload the additional required documentation to Laurier’s Online Registration & Information System (LORIS).
An application for admission to our PhD program in Social Work must include:
Proficiency in written and spoken English is essential to graduate studies at Laurier. Applicants whose language of instruction during their previous postsecondary education was not in English must submit evidence of proficiency in English. If applicable, results from accepted testing services must be uploaded to LORIS.
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