The only program in British Columbia to educate audiologists and speech-language pathologists. The School of Audiology and Speech Sciences offers a solid academic foundation, valuable opportunities for practical experience, and a stunning location in which to study.


News & Events



Lunchtime Colloquium with Márton Sóskuthy on Wednesday 13 November
We are pleased to announce Dr Márton Sóskuthy as our next presenter for the School’s 50th anniversary colloquium series. He will present during the lunch hour on Wednesday 13 November. Dr Márton Sóskuthy joined UBC Linguistics in August 2018 as an assistant professor in phonetics and cognitive systems. He completed his PhD in 2013 at […] Read More >


Congratulations Shelagh Davies for receiving a 2019-2020 UBC Alumni Builder Award
SASS alumna and clinical faculty member Shelagh Davies, MSc'75, was presented with a 2019-20 Alumni Builder Award for her outstanding service, dedication, and contributions to SLP education, the university, and the alumni community. Read More >


Lunchtime Colloquium with Patricia Hart Blundon on Wednesday 23 October
Come attend the School's next 50th anniversary colloquium at 12:30pm on Wednesday 23 October with a talk by Patricia Hart Blundon, who recently defended her PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Victoria. The title of the talk is: "Grammatical Features of First Nations School-aged Children: Valuing Linguistic Diversity". Read More >


September 13: The School of Audiology and Speech Sciences celebrates 50 years!
Thank you to everyone who came to celebrate the School's 50th anniversary on 13 September, and to all our speakers, panelists, and entertainers for helping to make the event such a success! We are delighted to announce that photos from this celebratory day are now available. Read More >

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Our Programs


Master of Science (MSc)

Basis for certification as an audiologist or speech-language pathologist.

MSc application for September 2020 admission is now open. The deadline to apply is February 1, 2020.
Note: Applicants are notified of admissions decisions in April via email.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Provides students with the credentials to specialize academically.

Online Courses

We offer online courses that are prerequisites for our Masters of Science program

Please note: for non-UBC students, registration for the January 2020 session for AUDI 402 and February 2020 session for AUDI 403 is now closed. Please apply to become a Visiting Student or an Unclassified Student by March 2020 for eligibility to register for the May 2020 session for AUDI 402.

We do not hold wait lists and instructors cannot register you into a section. If you are interested in enrolling in a section that is currently full, please check Student Service Centre regularly for an available seat since many students add and drop sections in the first two weeks of term.


In memoriam: Judith Johnston

It is with great sadness that we have to share the news that our friend and former School Director and colleague, Judith Johnston, passed away on 26th August 2018. On behalf of the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences, I wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to Judith’s beloved family, friends, and colleagues at this difficult time. Read more >