An application to the Experimental Research Program in Psychology must include:
1. Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores for the General Aptitude Test;
2. A personal statement;
3. Official transcripts for all colleges and universities attended; and
4. Two letters of recommendation, preferably from individuals familiar with the applicant’s academic abilities.
Application materials need to be submitted to the College of Graduate Studies. For details about them, please go to this webpage.
An applicant should have some academic preparation in psychology; a prospective applicant without such preparation is encouraged to consult with program faculty about the adequacy of his or her preparation and about what additional preparation might be suitable. An applicant is encouraged to submit the results from the GRE Psychology Subject test if the score would enhance his or her application.
Applications should be received by February 15 for fall admission.