Licensure Information for Graduating Students

All information below is specific to New York State licensure and University at Buffalo students and alumni. 

UB is responsible for completing Form 2. Questions regarding requirements and other forms should be directed to the NYS Office of Professions. 

If you are seeking licensure outside of New York State, check with your state licensure office. You can view and compare licensure requirements on the ASWB website. 

Steps to obtain a License Master Social Work (LMSW)

Licensure submission options

Do not email your licensure form!

Email is not a secure form of submission.

Additional Resources

NYS Office of the Professions

UB School of Social Work