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Welcome to Psychology at Illinois!

Thank you for your interest in the Psychology Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. For more than 100 years, the Psychology Department has been on the "cutting edge" of knowledge in the field. From its inception, the department has distinguished itself with outstanding faculty, innovative research programs, an exceptional staff, and the best and brightest students. The department nurtures an environment of collaborative and independent research and outstanding scholarship.  The breadth of our program provides students the opportunity to explore their interests across the discipline and alongside some of the finest minds in the country.  The tradition that has been established throughout the department’s history is one of excellence:  excellence in facilities, programs, faculty, staff, and students.

Whether you are a hard-working undergraduate student, an ambitious graduate student, or a distinguished alumnus, we value your contribution to our department's rich tradition.


David E. Irwin

Professor and Department Head

News & Announcements

  • Neal Cohen Named Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Initiative Director

    Published Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:54:43 -0600 | Link

  • Fritz Drasgow named dean of U. of I. School of Labor and Employment Relations

    Published Thu, 19 Jun 2014 11:47:20 -0600 | Link

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