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

    See Important Dates Below:

    AUTUMN SEMESTER 2016

    August 23 (T)  First day of classes & field practicum (BSSW, MSWII, ASAP)
    September 5 (M)  Labor Day (University Holiday)
    September 23 (F)  DEADLINE: Learning Agreements (BSSW, MSWII, ASAP)
    October 13-14 (Th-F)  Autumn Break
    November 11 (F)  Veteran’s Day Observed (University Holiday)
    November 23 (W)  Thanksgiving Break begins (no classes)
    November 24 (Th) Thanksgiving Day (University Holiday)
    November 25 (F) Columbus Day Observed (University Holiday)
    December 7 (W)  Last day of autumn semester field practicum & classes
    December 7 (W) DEADLINE: Field Evaluation, Timesheet, Supervision Logs
    December 8 – January 8 Winter Break
    December 18 (Su) Autumn Commencement

    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