Student Affairs

The 2017-18 Chair for the Student Affairs Committee is Callan Gavigan

Licensure Information:
Eligibility for Educational Limited SLP License (only for those whose education did not include 9 months of supervised clinical experience).
-Graduate from an accredited master's or doctoral speech-language pathology educational program or a program that has been deemed substantially equivalent.
-Provide proof of acceptance for training in a clinical situation supervised by a licensed SLP.
-Submit the SLP Educational Limited license application found at,4601,7-154-27417_27529_53664---,00.html with the $170.00 fee.
-A fingerprint report and criminal background check are required. Fingerprints must be taken using the instructions and ID number that are sent to the applicant after the license application and fee are received.
License Application
Licensing Guide
LARA Licensure FAQs

To check on the status of your license
Michigan-specific FAQ's, guidelines and requirements for Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologist
Contact LARA

ASHA Minority Leadership Program

The ASHA Minority Student Leadership Program was created to cultivate leadership and engagement and is available to undergraduate, master's, doctor of audiology (AuD), and doctor of philosophy (PhD) students enrolled in communication sciences and disorders (CSD) programs. The MSLP is open to racial/ethnic minority students who wish to develop their leadership skills, interact with leaders in the professions, and learn how their association works. The MSLP has helped more than 600 students gain insight into their leadership abilities, better understand how leaders affect change in their professional association, and feel empowered to take risks and meet their professional challenges.

Visit the MSLP web page for the application, deadline, and submission information. Questions? E-mail mslp@asha.orgApplication deadline is May 8, 2017

University Information:
University Programs in Michigan

The Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association is Proud to Announce the Recipients of the
2017 Student Scholarship Award
Laney Roehl, B.A., Michigan State University
J. Whitney Neal, M.A., Wayne State University

Congratulations to the 2017 Student Poster Session Winners:
Seeking Community Priorities: A Case Study of James Bay Cree Perspectives on Child Language Development, Sara Acton, M.A., Eastern Michigan University

An Analysis of Aphasia Education Internet Resources for Spanish Speaking Clients and Families, Anna Poggensee, B.S. and Brittany Barnes, B.A., Western Michigan University
Our deepest thanks to Psi Iota Xi and to Prentke-Romich Company for sponsoring these scholarships.

Congratulations to Central Michigan University and Michigan State University, winners of the M & M (Most Student MSHA Members) Award

 Resume Guidelines presented by Gordon Krainen at the 2013 Student Session.  

ASHA Information:

So You Didn't Get Into Graduate School-What Next

ASHA Student Information

2014 ASHA SLP Certification Standards

How to Apply for ASHA Certification in Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Fellowship FAQs