Dual Degree Program Information

Following is information about academic requirements, financial aid and graduation for current dual degree students. If you are not currently enrolled in the program, please see The Dual Degree with NYU.

The Program

LIU’s MSLIS — 28 credits

 Core Courses (4 courses = 12 credits): LIS 510, 511, 512, 514 (Note: LIS 514 may be waived if your NYU program offers a similar course. This frees you up to take another elective.)

 LIS 785: Mentoring (4 credits)

 Electives (4 courses = 12 credits) Highly recommended: LIS 516: Collection Development

The Mentoring Program

Dual degree program, LIU

Dual Degree Advising Worksheet

NYU’s MA/MS — 24+ credits

Dual degree program, NYU Graduate School of Arts and Science

Dual degree program, NYU Steinhardt School of Media, Culture and Communication

Dual degree program, NYU Steinhardt School of Costume Studies

 Pertinent links and Forms:

See where some of our dual degree grads are now!

Consortium Agreement 2014-2015

Financial Aid Process for Dual Degree Students

NYU Admissions

LIU Admissions

FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid

NYU school code is 002785 (for federal loans)

LIU school code is 002751 (for LIU Post scholarship opportunities)

See Scholarships page for Palmer students; check with your NYU Dept. for other opportunities

Transferring Credits from NYU and LIU to complete the dual degree

 Palmer accepts 8 GSAS or Steinhardt credits (please note: this is the maximum number of transfer credits allowed by Palmer).

 The transfer of credits can take place at any time, so no need to wait until the last minute. Credits will not appear on the LIU Palmer transcript until you have earned at least 15 Palmer credits.

 The NYU credits are the only ones that can be transferred to Palmer.

Students must:

Request NYU official transcript

GSAS accepts 9 Palmer credits. Students must:

 Request LIU official transcript

 Request transfer of credit form from NYU department advisor

 Graduation Information: File separately to graduate from each individual master’s program

LIU Graduation Information

NYU Graduation Information