YOUR NEXT STEPS
TOWARD LIM COLLEGE
Congratulations, you have been accepted into LIM College’s Graduate program. Once you have accepted our offer of admission, you will need to take the necessary steps to secure your place in class. All the information you need is included on the Admitted Student below, please read through each section carefully.
1. SECURE YOUR SPOT
If you plan to attend LIM College, your first step is to complete the New Student Agreement Form. This form will also be emailed directly to you.
In addition, please speak to your Online Advisor regarding registering for classes.
Your third step is to please send a copy of your official government ID to OnlinePhotoID@limcollege.edu.
2. APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID
Don't leave money on the table! Apply for financial aid and complete your FAFSA as soon as possible. To start this process, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine your eligibility. Just put the LIM College school code 007466 on your form and we'll automatically get a copy of your FAFSA.
For more details on the types of financial aid that may be available to you and how to apply for it, click here.
All students must be financially cleared to attend classes. "Financially cleared" means you have either paid your tuition or have plans on record with the Office of Student Financial Services that demonstrate you will have the funds in place to pay your tuition (that can be through a combination of grants, loans, scholarships, a payment plan, etc.).
Office of Student Financial Services
12 East 53rd St.
New York, NY 10022
Phone: (212) 310-0689
Fax: (212) 750-3452
3. SEND US YOUR FINAL TRANSCRIPTS
LIM College must receive your official final college and university transcript with proof of undergraduate degree received. Photocopies are not accepted. Please have the school email official final transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org or send to:
Office of Online Admissions
216 East 45th Street
New York, NY 10017
4. TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS
To use Canvas, along with other course technologies, we recommend you have access to the following:
1. Desktop or laptop
- At least 8GB of RAM
- Intel Core i7 / AMD A7 or better processor
- 256 GB or more hard drive
2. Operating Systems
- Windows 10 or newer
- MacOS 10.12 (Sierra) or newer
3. Broadband Internet Connect
- Minimum 4Mbps
- Dial-up connections are not recommended due to the nature of rich media in your courses.
4. Updated browsers
- You should always use the most current version of your preferred browser. Your browser will notify you if there is a new version available.
5. Microphone | Camera
- You may need to post video or audio comments or participate in videoconferences for some online courses.
Check out our Technology Requirements handout for more information on basic computer specifications.
NOTE: While you can access Canvas on a mobile device (tablet/phone), we strongly recommend you have access to a desktop or laptop for major projects.
5. GET CONNECTED
LIM College provides you an email account a few weeks after enrolling. Begin using your LIM College email account immediately for updates and important orientation and course information. If you have any problems with your email account you should contact the IT Help Desk at (212) 752-1530 ext. 390 or by email.
Get connected with LIM College and your classmates by using #LIMONLINE.
6. BUY BOOKS
Once you have scheduled your classes, you can purchase or rent textbooks online or in the LIM Bookstore in our Maxwell Hall building (216 East 45th St.). You can also get course materials, LIM apparel, and supplies at the Bookstore.