Course Credit for Research

There are many ways to receive course credit for research in Psychology! Below are some of the best paths to achieve this...

  • Taking a lab course - Read this page to see the lab course offerings for the year, and to learn how to reach out to & join a lab!
  • Taking PSY 910R, an independent research course designed to study under a Board of Honors Tutors member or Psychology faculty member who does not have a lab course. You can learn more about 910R by contacting the Undergraduate Office at
  • Taking PSY 985, Junior Tutorial: Honors Thesis Preparation.
  • Writing a thesis and taking PSY 991, Senior Tutorial: Honors Thesis.

If you have more questions about research opportunities for credit, feel free to contact the department or your Concentration Advisor.