Frequently Asked Questions

How do I become a psychology major?

To declare a major, just stop by Academic Advising at the One Stop Student Services Center in the Student Union Building and fill out a short form. If you would like more information on the psychology major, contact or stop by the Psychology Office.

How do I get a psychology advisor?

To get a psychology advisor, stop by Academic Advising at the One Stop Student Services Center in the Student Union Building and they can assign one to you or you can request a specific psychology faculty member.

How do I change my psychology advisor?

To change your advisor, stop by Academic Advising at the One Stop Student Services Center in the Student Union Building and request a new advisor.

How do I become a psychology minor?

To declare a minor in psychology, stop by Academic Advising at the One Stop Student Services Center in the Student Union Building and fill out a short form. In addition, they will assign you a minor advisor or you can request a specific psychology faculty member.

When do I take the exit exam?

The psychology exit exam for majors is offered at the end of Fall and Spring semesters. You will take the exit exam the semester you plan to graduate. A letter will be sent to you during the semester you plan to graduate, notifying you of dates and exam times. After receiving your letter, stop by the Psychology Office to sign-up for a specific exam time.

When do I do an exit interview?

Exit interviews for majors are conducted at the end of the semester in which you plan to graduate. You will make an appointment with your advisor for the exit interview which will be conducted shortly before the end of the semester.

When do I apply for graduation?

You will apply for graduation the semester prior to the semester you plan to graduate. Applications for graduation are available at the One Stop or in the Psychology Office.