1020 SW Taylor
Portland, OR, 97205
- A new Oregon cohort begins each August, which is the fall semester.
- Application materials are reviewed upon their receipt, and students are notified of their acceptance status as soon as decisions are made. The earlier all application materials are received, the earlier a decision can be made. Applications should be submitted by June 1st for fall admission.
- SLIM Oregon students are admitted as a group (cohort).
- Required courses are taught during two intensive weekends with online work spanning the entire semester. Full-time SLIM faculty fly from Kansas to Portland to teach during the weekends. Hours for the classes are Fridays from 6-9 pm and Saturdays from 9 am – 5pm.
- Many electives are taught entirely online; some are offered with weekend intensive instruction.
- SLIM Oregon students graduate with a Master of Library Science. Emporia State University, located in Emporia, Kansas, is accredited by the American Library Association (ALA).
To download an informational flyer, please find it linked here: SLIM Portland Information Flyer.
Weekend Class Location
Portland State University
Portland, OR 97207
* Parking is free at PSU on Friday evenings, and costs $6 for Saturdays.You may park in any of the PSU parking structures; however, you will need to purchase a parking pass for Saturday at parking structure #1. PSU is readily accessible on public transportation, via TriMet