Field instruction

Field calendar

Fall 2011

Aug. 30–31
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Richmond field training for all students in Foundation Field. Students in their first field placement are required to attend these four workshops
Aug. 30 – Student Commons, Commons Theater
Aug. 31 – Student Commons, VA Rooms A, B, C

August 31
2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
All Richmond B.S.W, Foundation and Concentration students entering Field meet with Field Liaisons
Room: To be announced

Sept. 2
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Opening Field Instructors Meeting (Richmond)
Richmond Commons, Commonwealth Ballroom A

Sept. 5
Field Instruction begins in all agencies this week

Sept. 9
8:30 to 11 a.m.
Opening Field Instructors Meeting (NoVA)

11 to 4 p.m.
New Field Instructors Training, Room 103/105 (NoVA)

Sept. 13
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
NoVA Orientation to Concentration Field (optional)

Oct. 20–21
Reading Days – No Field

Oct. 24–28
B.S.W./M.S.W. Mid-Term Evaluations Due (Verbal)

October 24
Field applications due for B.S.W. and M.S.W. students beginning placement in Spring 2012

Nov. 22
11 a.m. to noon
Orientation to Field for Richmond B.S.W. and M.S.W. students beginning placement in Spring 2012
Location: TBA

Dec. 2
Last day of B.S.W. field for Fall semester

Dec. 9
Last day of M.S.W. field for Fall semester

Grades are due to Field office

Spring 2012

Jan. 9
Field Placement begins/continues this week

Jan. 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Jan. 27
NoVA Concentration field applications due for Fall 2012

Distance Education Field Applications due for Fall 2012

Summer 2012 Block Applications for NOVA students due

Feb. 20
Richmond field applications due for all students B.S.W. Juniors, M.S.W. (Foundation and Concentration) beginning field in Summer 2012

Feb. 27
9:30 a.m. to noon
Richmond Job Fair
Location: To be announced

1 to 3 p.m.
Richmond Field Fair Day: Required for M.S.W. students who will be entering concentration field placement in Fall 2012
Location: To be announced

March 7
Richmond field applications due for all students B.S.W. junior and senior, M.S.W. (Foundation and Concentration) beginning field in Summer or Fall 2012

March 11–18
Spring Break

March 20–24
B.S.W./M.S.W. Mid-Term Evaluations Due (Verbal)

April 17
11 a.m. to noon
Orientation to Field for B.S.W. and M.S.W. students beginning placement in Summer 2012

May 5
Last day of field instruction for B.S.W./M.S.W. students

May 12
Grades due to Field Office

Summer 2012

May 7
M.S.W. Field Instruction begins for Concentration Block Field Instruction – SLWK 795 only

May 14
M.S.W. Field Instruction begins for Foundation Block students taking SLWK 695 and Concurrent students taking SLWK 693, 694, 793, or 794

May 28
Memorial Day Holiday

May 29
B.S.W. Junior Field Instruction begins

June 1
Advanced Standing Field Instruction begins

June 18–22
B.S.W./M.S.W. Mid-Term Evaluations Due (Verbal)

June 25–27
ASP Mid-Term Evaluations Due (Verbal)

July 4
Independence Day Holiday

July 27
B.S.W. Junior Evaluations Due

ASP Evaluations Due

Aug. 1
M.S.W. Evaluation Due for Foundation Block and Concurrent M.S.W. students (SLWK 693, 694, 695, 793 or 794)

Aug. 2
M.S.W. Evaluation Due for Concentration Block M.S.W. students (SLWK 795)

Aug. 3
Last day of field – B.S.W. students

Last day of field – ASP students

Last day of field – for Foundation Block and Concurrent M.S.W. students

Grades due to Field Office

Aug. 10
Last day of field – for Concentration Block M.S.W. students taking SLWK 795 only