Psi Chi / Psychology Club

Psychology Student Organization

Psi Chi is an international honor society whose purpose shall be to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of psychology.

Incentives of Membership to International Organization
The opportunity to apply for scholarships and fellowships in both a student's undergraduate and graduate programs, access to a psychology career database, can submit to present at the annual WPA and APA conferences, can submit research to peer-reviewed journal, and more!

Psychology Club
Our Psychology Club is under the umbrella of our chapter of Psi Chi and welcomes all students interested in psychology to join, regardless of major, gpa, or standing (freshmen-senior.) This is a way for students who do not yet meet or cannot meet Psi Chi registration requirements to still be part of our organization and partake in membership incentives. 

Incentives of Membership for both Psi Chi and Psychology Club at UCSD
Opportunities for become a stronger applicant for graduate school through leadership, community service, workshops, trainings, volunteer work, internships, guest speakers, field trips, planning psychology events, and more! Come to office hours for additional  details.  

 

Psi Chi members having fun

Psychology Professional Organizations

The American Psychological Association (APA) is the world's largest organization of psychologists. Students who join have the opportunity to learn more about a career in psychology by subscribing to APA journals and books, and receiving publications containing news of the discipline along with job opportunities. (For information, please write to: American Psychological Association, Membership Office, 750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242.)

The Association for Psychological Science (APS) is a recently created organization of psychologists with similar goals as APA. For more information or joining, please contact: APS, PO Box 90457, Washington, DC 20090-0457.