Laurie Thomas Lee
Graduate Chair & Professor
308 Andersen

Jodi Bergstrom

Graduate Program Assistant
147 Andersen

Graduate Studies
1100 Seaton Hall
Lincoln, NE 68588-0619
402.472.0589 (fax)
Items Required by Office of Graduate Studies


Items Required by Journalism and Mass Communications in GAMES

After you apply, allow one business day for us to establish your access to GAMES, our online application system, where you will complete these departmental requirements:

  • Entrance exam(s): GRE
    • Competitive Score: Upper half of percentile range on verbal section and 4.5 on analytical writing
  • Minimum TOEFL:  Paper-600  Computer-250  Internet-100
  • Three letters of recommendation—At least two (2) should be academic references
  • Statement of goals and objectives
  • Resume
  • Portfolio of work
  • *Note: ALL work must be sumbitted electronically through GAMES

 Application Deadlines: February 1 for Fall and September 1 for Spring (NO summer admits)

To send your GRE and TOEFL scores to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln use the institution code 6877

Graduate Assistantship Application Deadline

  • February 1 for fall semester
  • September 1 for spring semester
  • If you are interested in a graduate assistantship, please complete the form below by February 1 (for fall) or by September 1 (for spring) and send all materials electronically to The awards are issued to students admitted to the program based on the qualifications and skills of the applicant and availability of funds.
    Graduate Assistantship Application (8K PDF)

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