Beyond the Classroom
Your education doesn't stop when you leave the classroom. Participate in the special learning opportunities offered through our department and the University to gain a better understanding of Psychology. Earn academic credit, learn new skills, and prepare for your future! The Psychology Department accepts the following special learning opportunities toward major and/or minor requirements. For additional opportunities on- and off-campus that may not count toward your Psychology requirements, please see our Additional Campus Resources page.
Assist in project design, running subjects, and collecting and evaluating data under the supervision of a faculty member or graduate student.
Assist in the classroom, learn the methodologies of teaching, and obtain teaching skills under the supervision of a faculty member or graduate student.
Assist in a professional setting under the advisement of a faculty member.
Travel abroad and gain educational experience in a setting outside UC San Diego.
Provides funds to assist undergraduate psychology majors with travel expenses to present at scholarly conferences related to the field of Psychology. Applications should include proof of the invitation to present at the research conference, an abstract of the paper/poster and details on the travel expenses. The limit per award will be $200 (for actual expenses). The application deadline is Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by 3pm.