Welcome to the Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Western Washington University     offers undergraduate programs of study that provide a solid foundation in the concepts and methods of psychology, as well as courses and programs for students in many of the more specialized areas of this large and exciting field.

Graduate programs are offered in three areas: Experimental, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and School Counseling.

The Department of Psychology also includes the Center for Cross-Cultural Research  and participates in an Interdisciplinary Behavioral Neuroscience program.

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2022-23 Counseling Info Sessions

Interested in graduate counseling programs? Join us...

Wed, 1/18/23 @ 5-6 PM in-person

Thurs, 1/26/23 @ 4-5 PM via Zoom

Mon, 3/6/23 @ 3-4 PM via Zoom

Thurs, 4/13/23 @ 5-6 PM in-person

Wed, 5/17/23 @ 4-5 PM in-person

Please RSVP

Meet counseling faculty and current grad students and learn about:

  • WWU's Counseling Programs
  • General info including accreditation, expectations, coursework, etc.
  • Application process, tips, and Q&A

Winter '23 Major Application

Available Friday 1/6 @ 8:30AM through Friday 1/20 @ 5PM

Additional details coming soon!

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Winter '23 New Major Info Session

Preparing to apply to one of our majors in 2023? Save the date to learn more about the application process and specifically about crafting clear, authentic essay responses.

Friday, Jan 6, 4 to 5PM via Zoom