Advising

Undergraduate Advising

To talk to an adviser, contact the Department of Linguistics or email lingadv@u.washington.edu.
You should consult the undergraduate adviser in order to:

  • Explore whether the linguistics major is a good fit for your interests/career goals.
  • Declare or change your major.
  • Put together a degree plan.
  • Discuss resources that can help if you are struggling in your linguistics courses.
  • Apply for Linguistics Departmental Honors.
  • Check your progress towards fulfillment of undergraduate degree requirements.
  • Learn how to get involved in undergraduate research.
  • File an application for graduation.

For more information and current advising hours, see the Linguistics Undergraduate Advising page.

Graduate Advising

For questions about general linguistics MA/PhD programs, you may contact the Graduate Program Coordinator, Toshiyuki Ogihara or the Alternate Graduate Program Coordinator, Barbara Citko at linggpc@uw.edu.  Please consult the frequently asked questions before contacting the advisers.

For questions about the computational linguistics masters program, please contact Professor Emily Bender at bender@uw.edu or see the CLMS website.