The faculty and staff of Western Michigan University's Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences are committed to educating the next generation of speech, language and hearing professionals through unique academic, research and clinical opportunities. Through this program, students enhance their knowledge and develop essential skills and competencies in evaluation, diagnosis, rehabilitation and prevention, as well as research, education and administration. Our graduates are maximally effective in providing clinical services to individuals of all ages with speech, language and hearing impairments.
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News and Events
REGISTER TODAY for the 2019 Van Riper Lecture
Do you want to learn more about cognitive communication disorders in aging populations? 2019 Van Riper Lecture is Friday, Oct. 25. Registration is open.
In early May, we published our 2019 newsletter. It includes updates from the department and information about what's going on with our faculty, students and alumni.
Open house and visitation dates for graduate programs
- 2019 Open House
Prospective Graduate Students
Friday, Nov. 8 | 1 to 4 p.m. | flier
- 2019 Graduate Program Visitation Dates
Friday, Oct. 4 | 1 to 3 p.m. | flier