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Advisement Information

Please do not wait until registration time to request an advisement appointment.  Try to schedule an appointment at least 30 days prior to registration time.  Only Declared Majors are advised within the Department of Psychology.

Important Questions: 

  • Have you declared your Major?
    • If you need advisement and you have not declared your major within our department, please fill out and submit the online Major Declaration Form.


  • Have you have already declared your major and know who is your assigned advisor?           
    • Contact your advisor to make an appointment. You can find contact information and office hours for your advisor by going to and looking under “Advisors”. 


  • Have you declared your major but do not remember who is your assigned advisor?          
    • E-mail us at We will provide you with your advisor name and it is your responsibility to contact your advisor to set up an appointment for advisement.                


  • Are you a Psychology Pre-Major?           
    • Psychology Pre-Major is NOT a formal declaration of Psychology as a Major. You are not assigned an advisor within the Department of Psychology. You will be advised at the EXCEL Center.       


If you need advisement within the Department of Psychology, Declare your Major by following instructions on the top of this page.