Advising


Declaring a Major & Being Assigned an SPLH Mentor/Advisor

Anne Morris, Academic Advisor from College Advising and Student Services is our dedicated SPLH undergraduate advisor.  She will be available to assist you with academic advising, particularly in the area of College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) requirements.

  • Declaring your SPLH major. Ms Morris can do this for you. Please make an appointment with her to declare your major.  Students can schedule an appointment with her either online through MySuccess via the myKU Portal or by calling College Advising & Student Services at (785) 864-3500 during normal business hours (8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday).  She does not schedule appointments via email as her availability changes quickly.  Office hours in the SPLH office will be Thursdays from 1:00-4:30 PM and all day on Fridays.
  • Completing your plan of study. Ms Morris can also assist you with this. After you have created a plan of study, you should go over it with your faculty mentor/advisor (faculty member assigned to you by Becky Harris).
  • In the semester before you plan to graduate, meet with Ms Morris for a graduation check.
  • Ms Morris is also available to help you with questions about classes and enrollment to meet graduation requirements throughout your undergraduate career. 

Once you have declared your major, Becky Harris will assign you an SPLH faculty mentor. Your faculty mentor/advisor is available to help you select electives, complementary minors and majors, and co-curricular activities as well as answer questions about graduate school and careers post-graduation.  After meeting with Ms Morris, please e-mail your plan of study to your assigned SPLH faculty mentor and request an advising appointment with your SPLH mentor/advisor. You should also visit the opportunities section to learn about co-curricular activities to discuss with your mentor.

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Applying for Graduate School Tutorial

Students should begin thinking about applying to graduate school in the Spring of their Junior year. Please review the Graduate School Application Tutorial for a timeline of activities and make an appointment with your faculty mentor to discuss your graduate school application plans.


Group Advising Slides

Each semester around enrollment time faculty mentors present advising reminders in certain SPLH classes. You can view the presentation slides here.


Helpful Advising Links


News and events

Congratulations to Russell Johnston, Ph.D., Kristen Muller, Ph.D., and Kevin Pitt, Ph.D. for successfulling defending their dissertations this summer! 

Congratulations to Tiffany P. Hogan, Speech Language Pathology PhD alum, ASHA Fellowship of the Assiciation 2019 Award recipient.

Suzanne Adlof, one of our Speech Language Pathology MA/PhD alums now in South Carolina, received the presidential early career award in science/engineering.

Congratulations to Mindy Bridges, Assistant Professor, on receiving the School of Health Professions (SHP) Research Grant for her proposal: The Development of Language-Intensive Professional Development Modules for Prekindergarten Teachers.

Abby Enneking, 2nd year MA-SLP student, will be 1 of 2 students from Kansas to receive the Sertoma International Award.

Frank Kim, 2nd year MA-SLP student, will be the recipient of the SHP Dean's Diversity Scholarship.

Nancy Brady recently participated in the First Summit Forum of China Higher Education of Speech Language Pathology at East China Normal University in Shanghai China. Dr. Brady is pictured with Dr. Qiaoyun Liu, the department head and associate Dean at East Normal. Dr. Liu was a visiting scholar at KU in 2018. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss a consensus for curriculum in Speech Language Pathology in China.

SPLH/IPCD Graduation Ceremony Information Page, May 18, 2019

STUDENTS (Bridget Rennard and Anna Schaue) TO PRESENT AT KANSAS UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH DAY AT THE CAPITOL

Dr. Julie Washington is coming as the invited speaker on February 11, 2019: The Annual Betty H. Bunce Multicultural Lecture 

Dr. Holly Storkel leads a research project aimed at developing effective interventions for kids with DLD called KAW Story. The project just earned a $1.5 million grant from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders to continue research with 60 Kansas kindergarteners across several school districts.

SPLH Professor, Holly Storkel, has been selected as Associate Dean for Academic Innovation & Student Success

SPLH Chair, Nancy Brady, has been promoted to Professor by Chancellor Douglas A. Girod - Chancellor announces faculty awarded promotion and tenure for 2018

Ana PaulMumy's TEDxKU talk- Placing Value on Human Imperfection

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