Message from the Chair

Rebecca Cameron, Ph.D. Department Chair

Welcome to the Sacramento State Psychology Department's web site. Please explore the site to learn about our undergraduate and graduate programs, our dedicated faculty and staff, and our outstanding student groups. Opportunities for learning extend beyond the classroom to involvement in research labs and community settings, where students learn skills that include scientific thinking, research and analytic strategies, multicultural awareness, and ethical decision-making.

Be sure to meet with us in person as well as visiting us online. Prospects peer mentors are available to answer questions and to support your undergraduate experience Monday through Friday in AMD 358, and faculty advisors are available during office hours to discuss your interests and goals. Click here to find the office hours for our major advisors.

Rebecca Cameron,Ph.D., Department Chair

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Important Dates

June 5-August 11

Registration closed for all continuing students

August 14

Open Registration for all students

Psychology Major Application

The Psychology Department's Supplemental Application will be available on August 28, 2017. Once open, the application will close on October 13, 2017.


Application Information Sessions (NO RSVP REQUIRED)
  1. Friday, September 1st, from 1pm – 2pm in AMD 217
  2. Wednesday, September 20th, from 5pm – 6pm in EUR 315
  3. Tuesday, October 3rd, from 1:30pm – 2:30pm in ARC 3006

Program Spotlight

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Prospects provides psychology majors with information and experiences necessary for developing academic goals, skills, and a better understanding of how to navigate the Psychology Department. Peer Mentors enable others to excel and understand academics and the major requirements.

If you are interested in becoming a Mentee, click here to apply

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