School of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Helping individuals achieve their full communication potential.

Public Meeting Notice:

The University of Akron's Graduate Program in Speech-Language Pathology is undergoing re-accreditation by the Council of Academic Accreditation (CAA). A public meeting will be held on Monday, September 22, 2014, 5:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the Polsky Building, Room 422, 225. S Main St., Akron, OH 44325. Anyone wishing to publicly comment on the program is invited to attend. A copy of the Standards for Accreditation and/or the CAA's policy on public comments [PDF] may be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at the American Speech-language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 2200 Research Boulevard, Rockville, Maryland 20850; calling ASHA's Action Center at 800-498-2071; or accessing the documents online.

Fall 2014 SLPA Open House

The School of SLPA will be holding its Fall Open House for undergraduates interested in our graduate programs in speech-language pathology or audiology.  Saturday, October 11th, 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Audiology and Speech Center, 181 Polsky Building, 225 S. Main St., on the UA campus.

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Reading and Language Clinic for Adults and Children

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UA's graduate SLP program has its own 'Five Guys.'

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Ohio NSSLHA Conference

NSSLHA Convention

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

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The University of Akron is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The accreditation cycle is 2012/2013 through 2022/2023.


School of Speech-Language
Pathology and Audiology

Polsky Building Room 181
225 S. Main St.
Akron, OH 44325-3001

Academic Programs

Audiology and Speech Center
Fax: 330-972-7884

Undergraduate SLPA Program
Mrs. Nancy Harris

Undergraduate and Graduate Child Life Program
Ms. Rose Resler

Graduate SLP Program
Mrs. Robin Angell

Graduate Distance Learning SLP Program
Mrs. Kelly Wade

Doctor of Audiology Program
Dr. James Steiger