Students can take advantage of many opportunities to learn and network at the ASHA Convention.

Student Volunteers

ASHA uses students to assist in various volunteer roles onsite during the in-person ASHA Convention. As a student volunteer, you will have the opportunity to meet and network with your peers and ASHA members. If you have questions about volunteering, please contact us at

Sessions for Students

The Program Planner and mobile app allow you to search by topic to find sessions that interest you. You can also search by special audience to find sessions identified by the Convention Program Committee to be of interest to students; filter by instructional level to find introductory sessions; or search by author to locate presentations by faculty or fellow students whom you know.

Events for Audiology Students

Check out the Audiology Students at the ASHA Convention program that offers a year of free National NSSLHA membership and a registration waiver to attend the 2023 ASHA Convention—with various audiology focused educational opportunities and social events taking place over the three days of the Convention. This annual program provides a great opportunity to connect with other students and colleagues in the audiology community. Applications for the program open on April 25 and close on June 15.

The Exhibit Hall

Visit exhibitors offering products and services designed to help you in your future career. Stop by the ASHA Member Services Center or ASHA Lounges to get your questions answered. Or, shop the ASHA Store for new resources and ASHA gear.

Graduate School Fair/PhD Center

The Graduate School Fair/PhD Center is an opportunity for students to talk with communication sciences and disorders (CSD) program representatives about graduate or PhD program goals, curricula, clinical experiences, and opportunities for participation in research, among other topics.

NSSLHA/Student Lounge

The NSSLHA/Student Lounge is the perfect place to meet your National NSSLHA student representatives and National Office staff, learn more about National NSSLHA opportunities, nab free giveaways and student-related ribbons, snap a selfie, and have fun!

Social Events

A number of networking and social events allow time to meet up with friends and fellow students as well as to make connections with CSD professionals. From the Exhibit Hall to open houses, there are plenty of opportunities for fun while at the ASHA Convention.

Social Media

Follow @ashaweb on Instagram to connect with professionals and fellow students, ASHA social media staff, and learn about other social media activities taking place during the ASHA Convention. Tag your posts with #ASHA24, and #ElevateatASHA to engage with the speech-language pathology and audiology community.

Follow National NSSLHA on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and on the ASHA Community site.

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About ASHA

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology assistants; and students.

About the Convention

The ASHA Convention is one of the largest professional development events for audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; and speech-language pathology and audiology assistants. Bringing together approximately 15,000 attendees, the annual Convention offers more than 2,500 sessions eligible for ASHA continuing education credit covering the latest research, clinical skills, and techniques in communication sciences and disorders.

Contact Us

For inquiries about the ASHA Convention:

The ASHA Action Center welcomes questions and requests for information from members and non-members.

Available 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET

Members: 800-498-2071
Non-Member: 800-638-8255

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