Instructions for Applying


Individuals who have a major in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) or have completed leveling coursework, are welcome to apply. Students without a CSD major and have not taken leveling courses, should contact Roxanne DePaul at for further instructions.

Applications are only accepted electronically through the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service (CSDCAS). When submitting materials applicants will be expected to include the following:

    1. Official academic transcripts that include fall grades. Transcripts should be sent to this address: CSDCAS Verification Department P.O. Box 9113 Watertown, MA 02471.
    2. Submit Graduate Record Examination scores to CSDCAS using the designated institution (DI) code 0060.
    3. A minimum of three letters of recommendation attesting to your ability to perform at a graduate level.
    4. A letter of intent. This letter should explain why you would be a successful graduate student and speech-language pathologist.
    5. A listing of ALL relevant coursework.
    6. In the CSDCAS Application Activities section include information on relevant professional and volunteer activities, experience with foreign languages, and undergraduate research.

    Questions concerning the electronic application process, including receipt of materials, should be directed to CSDCAS.

    CSDCAS, P.O. Box 9113, Watertown, MA 02471
    Voice: 617-612-2030
    Fax: 617-612-2051

    For questions relating to the UW-Whitewater Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders please contact Roxanne DePaul, Ph.D., CCC-SLP at 262-472-1301 or

    Applicants will be notified in mid-March concerning their status. Those accepted into the program will need to submit materials to the UW-Whitewater School of Graduate Studies including a Graduate School Application, a fee of $56, and official transcripts showing fall grades. Applications for graduate assistantships may be submitted at that time.