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MSW ORIENTATION SCHEDULE

Social Work Values
Below are the orientation schedules for both days. Between the two days, the focus will be social justice, incorporating Social Work Code of Ethics, and professional development. Please click on the links under each day to expand and see the schedule.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30

All Washington Square, Rockland, Westchester Students  

9:00 - 9:15 AM | Check-In
 
9:15 - 9:45 AM | Breakout I: Cohort Intro
 
10:00 - 10:35 AM | Welcome and Introduction to NYU Silver 
 
10:35 AM - 11:30 AM | Introduction to the MSW Program
 
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM | Lunch On Your Own

12:30 - 1:30 PM | Identity, Empathy & Social Justice
 
1:45 - 3:00 PM | Breakout II: Identity, Empathy & Social Justice
 
3:15 - 4:00 PM | Social Justice and Clinical Practice: A Discussion with Agency Partners
 
3:15 - 4:00 PM | Building Your Social Work Career
Rockland and Westchester students only
 
4:15 - 5:15 PM | Dean's Welcome Reception & Club Fair

THURSDAY, AUGUST 31

Washington Square Campus Schedule

9:30 - 10:00 AM | Check In

10:00 - 10:30 AM | Silver Global Opportunities

10:30 - 11:15 AM | Field Learning and the MSW Degree

11:15 - 11:30 AM | Check In: Advanced Standing and Shanghai - New York

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Breakout III: Getting Ready for Field Internships

12:30 - 1:15 PM | Lunch On Your Own


1:30 - 2:15 PM | Building Your Social Work Career

2:30 - 3:15 PM | Breakout IV: A Guide for the Academic Program

3:15 PM | Taking Care of Business

4:00 PM | GSA Happy Hour

Westchester Campus Schedule

9:45 - 10:15 AM | Check In

10:15 - 11:15 AM | Orientation to Silver's Westchester Campus

11:15 AM - 12:45 PM | Taking Care of Business

12:45 - 2:00 PM | Lunch

2:00 - 3:30 PM | Field Learning

3:30 - 4:30 PM | Code of Ethics and the Development of a Social Worker

Rockland Campus Schedule

9:45 AM | Check-In 

10:00 - 10:15 AM | Breakfast

10:15 - 10:25 AM | Greeting from Associate Dean, James Martin

10:25 - 11:30 AM | Intro to MSW Services and Enrollment Services 

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Taking Care of Business

12:30 -1:00 PM | Lunch (provided by NYU)

1:00 - 2:30 PM | Field Learning Discussion and Q & A