Welcome to the Department of Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Arizona offers undergraduate and graduate programs in linguistics and human language technology. Our faculty has research specializations in phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, computational linguistics, psycholinguistics, language acquisition, represented by diverse interests in a variety of languages. We also offer unique programs in Native American linguistics. The department trains students for careers in teaching, research, and industry, and is equipped with a variety of laboratory facilities.

Ofelia Zepeda Endowment

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Fall 2014 Colloquium
Check Out These Honors College Scholarships!

Scholarships Available for Honors and Other Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Research Grants

Application Deadline: Spring 2014
Up to $1500.  35-40 grants available. Open to Honors and other... read more

Travel Fund Opportunities for LING Grad Students!

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Department News

Congratulations to Andrew Carnie for receiving the GPSC's president's award for his service and advocacy on behalf of graduate and professional students! The Graduate and Professional Student Council (GPSC), the group that represents the 8,800 UA graduate and professional students in the 16... read more
UA linguist Dr. Ofelia Zepeda has been involved in expanding Amercian Indian Studies in the University of Arizona throughout the past years. Her most recent activities are featured in a recent issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education. Dr. Zepeda has helped expand Ameican Indian studies from a... read more