Admission Requirements - MLIS Master of Library and Information Studies

Applications are accepted throughout the year. If you are interested in the program, we strongly encourage you to apply as soon as possible. All application materials must be received before the priority deadlines. Applicants will be reviewed if there is space available in the cohorts.

  • National online cohorts begin each fall and the priority deadline for admission is February 1. Newly admitted national cohort students must attend a mandatory 2-day orientation at the Tuscaloosa campus in August.

To be considered for admission, students should have a 3.0 GPA overall or for the last 60 semester hours in an undergraduate degree program.

How do I apply?