Student Success Webinar Series

We have created this webinar series to help your transition and success into the MSW program at the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. Click on the link to RSVP and feel free to attend as many as you would like.


Financial Aid
Thursday May 4, 2017 5pm PST
Learn more about how to apply for financial aid at USC, USC’s financial aid process, how to avoid delays in your disbursements and how the cost of attendance is determined.
Scholarships and Stipends
Tuesday May 9, 2017 5pm PST
Learn more about the different scholarships offered and the stipends you are eligible to apply to for as a first year student.
Career and Professional Development
Thursday, May 11, 2017 5pm PST
Want an eye-catching resume? Want to learn successful interview techniques? We offer the only professional development office in Southern California designed for MSW students and staffed by MSW professionals.
Field Education
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 5pm PST
Part of the MSW curriculum consists of 16-20 hours per week working in the field. This webinar will cover what to expect during these hours, how to secure a location, and most importantly how to balance your field placement and your courses.
Housing and Public Safety
Thursday, May 25, 2017 5pm PST
Housing is often a concern for many students moving to Los Angeles. This webinar will explore on-campus and off-campus housing. You will also hear from a current student about their experience in finding the perfect place.
Thursday, June 1, 2017 5pm PST
The Social Work Registrar will provide instructions on how to register for classes, share success tips for getting the schedule you want and explain the differences in the 2-, 3-, and 4-year programs.
Student Support
Thursday, June 8, 2017 5pm PST
To ensure students success in the MSW program, We offer support services in writing, research, and content tutoring. Our Director of Student Support will introduce you to all the services available and how to make your first year a success!.