Frequently Asked Questions

If you have a question that is not listed below, please contact Tammy Freelin or Christine Woods for undergraduate inquiries, and Crystal Null for MSW- or PhD-related inquiries.

In response to recent trends across the country, the MU MSW program no longer requires submission of GRE scores.

Yes! We welcome early applications. Evaluations of all applications received will not begin until the appropriate deadline date.

See the scholarship section of this website for more specific information

Undergraduate students should fill out the MU Scholarship Application available on-line at:

Graduate students should apply EACH year for social work scholarships by completing the School’s Scholarship Application by January 15 and returning it to the graduate program support person.

Yes! The MU Admissions office runs tours of campus daily: 11:15; 12:15 & 2:15. Contact Admissions at (573) 882-2456 to schedule a time or visit the Schedule a Visit website.

The School of Social Work is on the 7th floor of Clark Hall at the corner of Rollins and Providence. For a directions and a map, visit our Getting to the School page.

Please see the financial aid section of this website for costs to attend MU.

You can learn more about doctoral education in this “Ask an Expert” series.