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Apply to Master's Program

Application Deadline: February 1

Applications for Fall 2017 can only be accepted online! See instructions below.

Minimum Requirements

The minimum requirement for applying to the UNM SLP Master's degree program is a GPA of 3.4 in at least 9 semester hours of SHS courseworkApplications not meeting these minimum requirements will not be considered.

Application requirements

For all applications, the following items are required:

  1. An application must be submitted through UNM’s online application system with a non-refundable $50.00 application fee.

    Online application must include
    • Copy of GRE scores
    • Copies of unofficial college transcripts; must include final grades for the fall semester immediately prior to the Feb 1 deadline, if applicable
    • Letter of intent/interest (referred to on ASHA's EdFind web page as the 'writing sample')
    • Names and contact information of three recommenders (requests are sent to recommenders through UNM’s online application system)


    Online application may also include
    • Departmental financial aid information and application
  2. Official transcripts from each academic program attended, including final grades for the fall semester immediately prior to the Feb 1 deadline (if applicable), must be sent to UNM’s Office of Admissions
  3. Official GRE scores must be sent to UNM’s Office of Admissions

Important Links

UNM Online Graduate Application Process

Information for Non-Degree/ Post-Bacc Students

Financial Aid Information

  • Departmental financial aid information and application
    • Any student who wishes to be considered for scholarships and graduate assistantships available in our department should fill out and upload this form as part of the online application
  • UNM financial aid
    • This website includes general information about financial aid services available at UNM
  • FAFSA
    • Many types of financial aid – including aid through the SHS department – require completion of a FAFSA. We recommend that all applicants fill out and submit the FAFSA.
  • Funding opportunities

Letters of Recommendation (for students requesting letters from UNM faculty)

Contact Us

If you still have questions after reviewing all information on our website, contact the SHS Graduate Admissions Chair: Barbara Rodriguez, Ph.D. at brodrig@unm.edu