Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences

The department includes graduate students being trained in both master’s and doctoral programs and more than 30 faculty members who share a serious commitment to teaching and research. Undergraduate courses are taught by the faculty in a variety of instructional formats. Students have many opportunities for exposure to a broad range of thinking about psychology and have significant opportunities to gain research experience. An undergraduate psychology major prepares students for a number of vocations and a variety of professional and graduate training programs.


Sigma Xi and Psi Chi

See Honor Societies.

Undergraduate Psychology Association

Students are encouraged to join this association of psychology majors, minors, and other interested students. The association is an independent, student-run organization and it seeks to give students access to events and services to help supplement their academic program at Boston University.