Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University

Undergraduate Advising

The Undergraduate Advising Office assists students in answering questions regarding the undergraduate program in psychology, considering career options, applying to graduate school, facilitating involvement in the major, and encouraging choices leading to successful completion of a degree in psychology.
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Upcoming Events


Express Advising

Enrollment windows for Summer and Autumn are opening soon! Do you know what you are going to schedule? We will be having Express Advising (15-minute appointments scheduled on the same day) once a week during March and April to help you get your scheduling questions answered. Express Advising is for quick issues ONLY. If you would like a longer appointment, please schedule a 30-minute appointment with your advisor.


PEP: The Self in Relationships: Egosystem and Ecosystem

Dr. Jennifer Crocker will be presenting her research on the self in relationships at our Psychology Enrichment Program event on Wednesday, April 1 at 5:00 PM in Psychology Building (PS) room 35. All interested psychology students are encouraged to attend. This is a great opportunity to meet a psychology faculty member outside of the classroom and learn about cutting edge psychological research that is being conducted right here at Ohio State! Please register for this event.


Stop! And Think! presents: A Class Divided

One day in 1968, Jane Elliott, a teacher in a small, all-white Iowa town, divided her third-grade class into blue-eyed and brown-eyed groups and gave them a daring lesson in discrimination. A Class Divided tells the story of that lesson, its lasting impact on the children, and its enduring power. Join us for a viewing of A Class Divided on Wednesday, April 8 from 6:00-8:00 PM in Psychology Building (PS) room 35, with following discussion led by Dr. Lisa Cravens-Brown. Please register for this event.




March Alumni Spotlight

Have you ever considered Industrial Organizational (I/O) Psychology as a career path? Or maybe you are thinking to yourself, “I’ve never even heard of I/O Psychology!” If so, check out our featured alum for March, Maura Stevenson. Maura is using her expertise of I/O Psychology in her current position as Vice President of Talent Management at the Wendy’s Company.

Read more on the Psychology Undergraduate Facebook page!


Spring 2015 Newsletter

Welcome back, Psychology majors! It's cold out there, but it is Spring semester! So what's new and exciting in the Department of Psychology this semester? Check out our newsletter for all the latest and greatest info!


Psychology 2220 Learning Lab

If you are taking Psychology 2220 (Data Analysis in Psychology) in Spring semester, make sure to visit the Learning Lab. It's a great place to do your homework, study for tests, and get clarification on concepts from our friendly and knowledgeable Peer Experts. Check out our new hours for Spring 2015!


18th Annual Psychology Undergraduate Research Colloquium Winners

The Department of Psychology hosted its 18th Annual Undergraduate Research Colloquium on Monday, December 8, 2014 from 4:00-6:00pm in the Psychology Building lobby. Student researchers presented their research in the form of an academic poster session. Students had the option of having their poster and presentation judged by lecturers and graduate students from the Department of Psychology. Thank you to all who participated and attended, and congratulations to our winners!


Ask an Alum

Interested in exploring careers with a Psychology degree? Want to connect with alumni to learn more about their career paths and expertise? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then check out our Ask an Alum Program!


Undergraduate Computer Lab Hours

2013 - 2014 Scholarship Winners