Welcome to the Department of Psychology at Colorado State University.  As a contemporary science and applied profession, psychology represents a rational and systematic attempt to understand human behavior by studying the processes of development, perception, learning, motivation and thinking, and the relationship of these processes both to the physiological and social functioning of humans. As a psychology student you will study a broad coverage of the discipline, have the opportunity to utilize technologies and tools for research, and prepare for a graduate education or diverse career path all under the supervision of field leaders.

Department News

For American Indian youth, risk is higher for alcohol, drug use, say CSU researchers

A study published in JAMA Network Open reported results from a 2016-17 survey of about 1,660 students at 31 schools.

Outstanding Grad: Chase Herring

Chase Herring’s tumultuous past hasn’t kept him from earning his degree in psychology.

Center for Meaning and Purpose hosts graduate research grant competition

The Center for Meaning and Purpose (CM+P), which is housed in the Department of Psychology, is announcing a competition to provide grants to graduate students in support of their research.

College of Natural Sciences 2018 Professor Laureate Awards and Lecture: April 23

Colorado State University’s College of Natural Sciences will recognize Ernest Chavez, professor in the Department of Psychology and Deborah Garrity, professor in the Department of Biology at this spring’s 2018 Professor Laureate Awards.

Calendar

Newsletter

Department Newsletter Image

Student Newsletter Image

Follow/Find Us

Physical Address

Behavioral Sciences Office 201

Mailing Address

The Department of Psychology
1876 Campus Delivery
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1876

Phone

(970) 491-6363

Back to top of page