About UCSC Linguistics

UCSC Linguistics offers undergraduate programs in Linguistics and Language Studies as well as graduate (MA and PhD) programs in theoretical and experimental linguistics. Our faculty has research specializations in phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics, and psycholinguistics, and interests in a variety of languages. The department trains students for careers in teaching, research, and industry.

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The Linguistics at Santa Cruz (LASC) conference took place on March 5, 2016 at UCSC.  Link to past LASC conferences.

Linguistics Undergraduate Research Conference (LURC)
took place on May 29, 2015. Link to past LURC conferences.

Linguists give poster presentations and oral/live presentations
at the 11th Annual Graduate Research Symposium. Photo Gallery

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