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Department of Psychology

Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes.

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A major in psychology provides you with basic understandings appropriate for many entry-level positions in business, government, industry, and education.

Vote for the Psychology Student Representative

Voting is now open for the Psychology Student representative. Good luck to all the candidates!  To cast your vote, use the following link: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/9845562. The ballot will be live until Monday the 15th. Follow up with Dr. Marcel Yoder if you have questions. Thanks for voting.

What’s New in the Department:

Welcome to a new semester at UIS!  What’s New!

Faculty & Student Research:

See the latest faculty and student research presentations.

Graduate School Workshop:

Drs. Pressley, Reminger, and Miller’s workshop slides and handouts (pdf).

Award Winning Students:

Who earned what at the College’s 9th annual award ceremony.

Student Focus

PSYclubThe Psi Chi/Psychology Club meetings will be held every other Tuesday at 12:00 in UHB 3118.  All students are welcome to attend the next meeting to be held on Septermber 16th.  The photo is from the now annual ‘Penny Wars’ pie in the face contest.  If you would like more information, contact Trenton Adams, the the Psychology Club President. E-mail: Mr. Adams.