Field Education

Field Calendar

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER

The Field Calendar is available to students, field instructors, and agency representatives to find information about important dates such as the beginning of fieldwork, last date of fieldwork, the due dates for field forms, and University holidays. We encourage all field instructors and field practicum students to download a copy of this calendar:

2016-2017 Field Calendar [PDF] – also includes dates for Spring 2017 BSSW Block Placements

2017-2018 Field Calendar [PDF] – also includes dates for Spring 2018 BSSW Block Placements

See Important Dates Below:

SPRING SEMESTER 2017

January 9 (M)  First day of classes & field practicum (BSSW, MSWI, MSWII, ASAP)
January 16 (M)  Martin Luther King Day Observed (University Holiday)
February 10 (F)  DEADLINE: Learning Agreements (MSWI)
March 13-17 (M-F)  Spring Break
April 24 (M)  Last day of spring semester field practicum & classes
April 24 (M) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs including Human Rights Activities (BSSW, MSWI, MSWII, ASAP)
May 7 (Su) Spring Commencement

SPRING SEMESTER 2017 – BSSW Block Placement ONLY

January 9 (M)  First day of classes & field practicum (BSSW, MSWI, MSWII, ASAP)
January 16 (M)  Martin Luther King Day Observed (University Holiday)
*January 27* (F)  DEADLINE: Learning Agreements (BSSW Block Placement)
March 13-17 (M-F)  Spring Break
April 24 (M)  Last day of spring semester field practicum & classes
April 24 (M) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs including Human Rights Activities (BSSW Block Placement)
May 7 (Su) Spring Commencement

SUMMER SEMESTER 2017

May 10 (W) First day of classes & field practicum for summer-eligible students
May 29 (M) Memorial Day (University Holiday)
June 9 (F) DEADLINE: Learning Agreements
July 4 (T) Independence Day (University Holiday)
July 28 (F) Last day of summer semester field practicum & classes
July 28 (F) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs
August 6 (Su) Summer Semester Commencement

AUTUMN SEMESTER 2017

August 22 (T) First day of classes & field practicum (BSSW, MSWII, ASAP)
September 4 (M) Labor Day (University Holiday)
September 22 (F) DEADLINE: Learning Agreements (BSSW, MSWII, ASAP)
October 12-13 (Th-F) Autumn Break
November 10 (F) Veterans’ Day Observed (University Holiday)
November 22 (W) Thanksgiving Break begins (no classes)
November 23 (Th) Thanksgiving Day (University Holiday)
November 24 (F) Columbus Day Observed (University Holiday)
December 6 (W) Last day of autumn semester field practicum & classes
December 6 (W) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs
December 15 – January 7 Winter Break
December 17 (Su) Autumn Semester Commencement

SPRING SEMESTER 2018

January 8 (M) First day of classes & field practicum (BSSW, MSWI, MSWII, ASAP)
January 15 (M) Martin Luther King Day Observed (University Holiday)
February 9 (F) DEADLINE: Learning Agreements (MSWI)
March 12 – 16 (M-F) Spring Break
April 23 (M) Last day of spring semester field practicum & classes
April 23 (M) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs including Human Rights Activities (BSSW, MSWI, MSWII, ASAP)
May 6 (Su) Spring Semester Commencement

SPRING SEMESTER 2018 – BSSW Block Placement ONLY

January 8 (M) First day of classes & field practicum (BSSW Block Placement)
January 15 (M) Martin Luther King Day Observed (University Holiday)
January 26 (F) DEADLINE: Learning Agreements (BSSW Block Placement)
February 23 (F) DEADLINE: Mid-semester learning agreement evaluation (complete AU semester portion of the evaluation)
March 12 – 16 (M-F) Spring Break
April 23 (M) Last day of spring semester field practicum & classes
April 23 (M) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs including Human Rights Activities (BSSW Block Placement)
May 6 (Su) Spring Semester Commencement