Expanding perspectives through hands-on education and research
with community organizations -- it's how our MSW students are
empowered to affect real-world change before they even walk across
Field placements in other countries or regions are developed by
the field education staff in partnership with the student and an
interested organization. The policies outlined here apply to
International, Out-of-Region and Regional Immersion
(“Block”) Placements (advanced year only).
Placements with an enhanced curricular focus generally have
classroom seminars or networking sessions associated with
them. Some may also provide stipends or awards. Some of
these opportunities are highlighted below.