Portland, OR


Perri Parise
(503) 223-8280

1020 SW Taylor
Suite 447
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 July 1st for fall admission.
  • SLIM Oregon students are admitted as a group (cohort).
  • Most classes are taught during two intensive weekends with online work spanning the entire semester.
  • Hours for classes are Fridays from 6-9 pm and Saturdays from 9 am – 5pm.
  • 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
SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97207
Campus Map

* 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