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

Professor Todd Kashdan discusses resilience in the aftermath of sexual assault, depression, and everyday adversity

On Nov. 8 at 4 p.m., Professor Todd Kashdan, Ph.D., will give a talk titled “Dissecting Resilience: New Insights from Scientific Research on Rape, Depression, and Everyday Adversity,” sponsored by the Center for Meaning and Purpose in the Department of Psychology.

Striking a Work-Life Balance: free workshop, Sept. 13

Learn why having a work-life balance is important, and gain the tools to achieve one.

College of Natural Sciences celebrates 50 years

The college was created in 1968, but its departments and disciplines have a long and rich history on CSU’s campus.

Summertime Standout: Meghan Casey

CSU psychology major Meghan Casey is building the foundations for a successful career that blends pediatric medicine with educational entertainment.

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Behavioral Sciences Office 201

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

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(970) 491-6363

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