Current LIS Students
From the undergraduate to the master’s level, the programs in the Department of Library & Information Science (LIS) stand among the very best in the nation. The successes of our students and the passion with which they speak about their experience is a testament to the quality and impact of our programs.
Learn more about the programs that we offer by visiting our Academic Programs page. Also, make sure to check out our LIS FAQs page to find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions specifically surrounding our programs.
Careers & Organizations
The UNC Greensboro Library & Information Science (LIS) Department has two career day events each academic year one in the Spring semester and another in the Fall semester. Career Day will give you a chance to attend panels with professionals from a variety of information agencies and ask them questions. We also have a job seeker panel where our graduates discuss the job search process. You can attend Career Day either in-person or online.
+ Library and Information Science Student Association (LISSA)
+ Special Libraries Association at UNC Greensboro (SLA-UNCG)
+ LIS Alumni Association (LISAA)
+ Professional Organizations
A variety of financial aid is available to students including assistantships and scholarships. Please review the information below carefully to learn more about available opportunities for financial support.
+ UNCG Financial Aid Office
+ Departmental Scholarships
+ iLEAD Fellows Program (International Librarians Enhancing Access and Development Fellows Program)
+ National Scholarships
+ Job Opportunities
All students should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for any scholarship in which financial need is a requirement of the scholarship.
Students needing other financial aid should complete the forms obtained through the Financial Aid Office. You may contact the Financial Aid Office at 336.334.5702 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit the UNCG Cashiers and Student Accounts Office to see the most recent tuition and fee charges (these are subject to change).
With a highly interactive program, our faculty, staff, and students stay very active. Below you will find a list of important dates for member of the LIS Department’s.
Please also consider reviewing other important calendars here at UNC Greensboro:
Below is a list of forms used by students in the LIS department.