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Application Deadline

Tuesday, February 1, 2022
at 9:59 p.m. MST
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Upcoming Admissions Workshops:

11/6/21 @ 11 am MT- A Guide Through the Admissions Process

11/20/21 @ 11 am MT- Written Application Workshop

Via Zoom: https://unm.zoom.us/j/94319766559 ID:943 19766559 Passcode: SHS 

In Person:email unmnsslha@unm.edu to reserve your spot

 

Minimum Requirements to Apply

  • Completion of at least 12 credits in speech and hearing sciences or communication sciences/ disorders
  • Earned a Bachelor’s Degree (in any area)
  • 3.4 GPA or higher in speech and hearing sciences or communication sciences disorders courses
    • If you have repeated courses we replace up to 12 credits with the higher grade
****If your undergraduate coursework in communication sciences and disorders or SHS is more than 6 years old, we will still review your application.  However, if you are offered and accept admission to our program, you may be required to retake some or all of your undergraduate courses. 

 

Required Documents

  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Written application
  • Unofficial Transcripts
    • On the UNM graduate application site, upload unofficial transcripts from all colleges or universities where you took speech and hearing sciences or communication sciences disorders course work. Transcripts must include final grades for the Fall semester immediately prior to the February 1 deadline
  • Official transcripts
    • Mail official transcripts in SEALED envelope to UNM Office of Admissions, PO Box 4895, Albuquerque, NM 87196-4895 OR If your institution allows you to directly send official transcripts electronically, email them to apply@unm.edu.
    • Must include final grades for the Fall semester immediately prior to the February 1 deadline

Additional requirements for financial supports

  • Complete the following if you will be applying for scholarships, graduate/research assistantships, or other funding. You cannot be considered for financial aid without completing these.

Navigating the Graduate Application Site

Notification of acceptance will be sent out the week of March 14th, 2022.

Who to contact with Questions:

  • Cindy Gevarter cgevarter@unm.edu with questions about admissions requirements or the content of your application
  • Carolyn Souther csouther@unm.edu with questions about transcripts or whether items have been received
  • Amy Neel atneeel@unm.edu with questions about leveling/non-degree options
  • For technical/system difficulties: use the “Technical Support” link at the bottom of the UNM Graduate application site