Psychology Home at The University of West Georgia

How to Get Advisement

Advisement within the Department of Psychology

Only declared Psychology Majors that meet the following requirements will be advised in the Psychology Department.

  • Have completed 45 hours of coursework
  • Make a C (or better) in PSYC 1101: Introduction to General Psychology
  • Have earned a grade of B (or better) in any other three PSYC courses other than PSYC 1101
    • -OR-
  • Have a 2.5 or better GPA

If you need advisement:

  • If you are already a Psychology Major contact your advisor to make an appointment.
  • If you do not remember who your assigned advisor is,  please send an e-mail with the subject line "Assigned Advisor" to
  • If you do not meet the above requirements to be advised in the Psychology Department please contact the Advising Center .