Advanced Year Field
Or everything you always wanted to know about the
advanced year placement process.
…where to begin!
Students have choice, but may wonder…
This presentation is designed to help you
◦ Providing important due dates
◦ Describing the Advanced Year placement
◦ Providing dates and times that you can have
any additional questions answered
Students upload their field materials to
their MyFieldEducation dashboard.
is a “Quick Link”
SSW Web: www.buffalo.edu
Click on “Current Students”
Check your email daily!
Emails are sent to remind students to add
any updates to their field materials before
the placement process begins.
Materials can be found on
Field Application - Required
Resume – Required
Agency Choices (Advanced Year Students)
Employment-based Option - allows students to use their place of
employment as their practicum site. Specific criteria must be met
and requests are subject to field department approval.
◦ See Employment Based Information on the Web.
All materials can be found on the Dashboard
The agency placement search is available
in the MyFieldEducation dashboard. This
site is continually being updated by the
You will select 3 agency choices.
Students are notified by email as to which
agency they will interview.
Advanced Year Placement Search
Schedule An Appointment!
Students can schedule an appointment with
Field Coordinators at any time.
Coordinators set aside time specifically for
field advisement in January.
Click Here for Events on the SSW Web
Individual apts. available!
Zoe Koston, Senior Placement Coordinator
Margie Quartley, Placement Coordinator
are both available for individual consults.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule.
January Field Fair
Placements are showcased.
is mandatory for
will be placed in
Erie or Niagara
Visit the Events
Section of the SSW
Website for Details.
Congratulations on this next,
important step towards your MSW!
Mark your calendars with due dates
Take advantage of resources on the web
Set up an individual appointment with field
Final words of wisdom