Guidelines for Online Student Field Placements

Our Placement Coordinators look forward to working with you for your upcoming placement. Please take time read the information below.

APPLICATION TIMELINE

December 13: Acknowledgement, application and resume.

Begin thinking about agencies in your geographic preference

December 22: Once assigned in Sonia submit Site recommendation form (placements that students will pursue)

January - Virtual Appts with Coordinators: Students opportunity to discuss individualized field plan.

After Appt with Coordinator: Students will upload Biweekly updates to the Sonia.

May 1: Finalize placement and field educator.

Step 1: Apply for field placement

Step 2: A placement coordinator will be assigned to you

Step 3: Where do I start?

Step 4: Progress during my search

Step 5: I've got an interview! Now what?

APPLICATION TIMELINE

December 13: Acknowledgement, application and resume.

Begin thinking about agencies in your geographic preference

December 22: Once assigned in Sonia submit Site recommendation form (placements that students will pursue)

January - Virtual Appts with Coordinators: Students opportunity to discuss individualized field plan.

After Appt with Coordinator: Students will upload Biweekly updates to the Sonia.

May 1: Finalize placement and field educator.

Questions?

Contact Field Education at sw-field@buffalo.edu or 716-645-1234