Admissions

General information about graduate study at VCU can be obtained from the VCU Graduate School web site. Application for graduate study in psychology with an emphasis in social psychology should be initiated online from the VCU Graduate School admissions page. Please note that there is not a separate application for the program or department.

Application Deadline

The deadline for applications is December 1.

Admission Requirements

Details about admission requirements are available in the VCU Bulletin. Please also include a resume with your materials.

Applicants will be evaluated on a number of dimensions, including past academic record, research experience, the potential to conduct high-quality original research, the ability to work well in teams, and more.

Faculty Accepting Applications

Prospective social psychology graduate students are encouraged to apply to work with 

However, graduate students are encouraged to work with more than one faculty member, and these faculty members may be within or outside of the Social Psychology program area.