PhD Admissions

The Department of Communication’s Doctoral program only admits once a year for the Fall Semester. We recommend that you submit all materials to have a completed file by January 1st.

You are encouraged to contact the Doctoral Program Director at any point in the application process:

Kathryn Fonner, PhD
Doctoral Program Director
Department of Communication
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Phone: 414-229-5744
Fax: 414-229-3859
email: fonner@uwm.edu