Students in both of our graduate programs can join the Montclair State Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSSHLA). Audiology students can join the Student Academy of Audiology (SAA). Both organizations offers great opportunities for networking among your student colleagues and give you an opportunity to become involved in departmental and community activities.

Students at any level who are  interested in communication sciences and disorders can join the National Student Speech-Language Hearing Association (NSSHLA)


The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association, Montclair State University Chapter of NSSLHA at Montclair State University (MSSLHA) ensures that students will have access to resources, support and information to succeed in the field of speech-pathology and speech-hearing research.  MSSLHA gives members the opportunity to participate in social events, community service activities and educational programs related to speech-hearing sciences and disorders.  MSSLHA offers great opportunities for networking within our major and promotes departmental and community involvement.  

To join...

 Please click on and fill out the attached application. Return with the $20 membership fee to Rosemary DeStephan.  



The Student Academy of Audiology (SAA) is the national student organization of the American Academy of Audiology that serves as a collective voice for students and advances the rights, interests, and welfare of students pursuing careers in audiology. The SAA introduces students to lifelong involvement in activities that promote and advance the profession of audiology, and provides services, information, education, representation and advocacy for the profession and the public we serve.”

To join...

 Email: or contact Dr. Faith Mogila at



The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) is a pre-professional membership association for students interested in the study of communication sciences and disorders. Founded in 1972, NSSLHA is the national organization for graduate and undergraduate students interested in the study of normal and disordered human communication. NSSLHA is the only official national student association recognized by the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). 

NSSLHA has approximately 13,000 members with chapters at more than 300 colleges and universities. NSSLHA membership is available to any part- or full-time, graduate or undergraduate student interested in the study of communication disorders.