LIS and Children's Literature Info. Session - Boston

Simmons College, Main Campus, Boston, MA

Starts:  11/5/2016  9:00 AM
Ends: 11/5/2016 12:00 PM
Location: School of Management Building, Room 501, 300 the Fenway, Boston, MA

Attend our information session to meet admission representatives, faculty, and students and learn about Library & Information Science and Children's Literature master's programs. Please note that this event is geared towards prospective students who are interested in our master's degree programs. If you are interested in a post-master's or doctoral program, please contact our office to schedule an individual appointment. Information session attendees will receive an application fee waiver. The waiver is only valid for applications for future terms - it cannot be used toward applications already submitted.

Please register for the event using the form below. We will include more detailed directions in the confirmation email we will send to you the week of the event. If you have any questions, please contact the SLIS Admission Office at or 617-521-2868. We look forward to meeting you!


8:45a.m. - 9:30a.m. Registration and refreshments
9:00a.m. - 9:30a.m. Optional Financial Aid Session
9:30a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Welcome and Overview
9:45a.m. - 10:15a.m. Faculty Introductions, Program Overview, Employment Outlook
10:15a.m. - 10:45a.m. Q&A with Admissions, Faculty, and the Dean
10:45a.m. - 11:30a.m. Program and Concentration Breakout Sessions with Faculty
11:30a.m. - 12:00p.m. Panel with Current Students and Alumni
12:00p.m. - 12:30p.m. Optional tour

Contact Information:

Public transportation is the easiest way to get to Simmons. However, if you are planning on driving, limited parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis in our garage at 2 Avenue Louis Pasteur. Please indicate on your registration form if you are planning to drive.