Psychology Advising is located in Behavioral Sciences room 201.

Psychology undergraduate students are encourages to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor each semester.  Students and advisors work collaboratively, as partners, throughout the process of accomplishing students’ personal, academic and career goals.

Advising Staff

If you have general questions about undergraduate Psychology advising, please contact

Cassidy McLaren

Lead Advisor

Samantha Sickbert

Academic Support Coordinator

Kelli Gupton

Academic Support Coordinator

Tracy Richards

Associate Chair for Undergraduate Affairs

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Need to meet with an Advisor?

Call (970) 491-3799 for an appointment!

or click here for an appointment!

CSU Students Who Wish to Change Their Major to Psychology

If you are a current CSU student but not a Psychology major

Please call 970-491-3799 to schedule to attend a Psychology Major Information Session.

The Psychology Major Information Sessions are listed here.  You must call to reserve your spot to attend a session.

Benefits of Academic Advising

  • Assistance with interpreting the Psychology degree program requirements
  • Assistance selecting and registering for courses
  • Referrals to other resources on and off-campus
  • Assistance interpreting forms and policies

Registering for Classes

It is highly recommended that all psychology majors meet with an academic advisor to update check sheets and to make sure graduation requirements are being met. Students may register for classes by accessing  RamWeb. Students also can use RamWeb to check for your registration date, holds, etc.

Advising FAQ

No, Psychology does not offer a minor. However, the Psychology department offers a variety of courses available to non-majors, which may be used as elective credits.

Yes. If you are currently a Psychology student and would like to learn more about changing your major or adding Psychology as a double major, please attend one of our Psychology Major Information sessions (include link). If you are already a Psychology major and want to add a second major in another department, contact that department to inquire about their process for adding a second major.

Yes, the general psychology major is fully available through CSU Online –  Information on this degree is available here.

The most current information about degree requirements can be found in the CSU Course Catalog.

The Repeat/Delete policy is a one-time per course grading option that may be used by undergraduate students who want to repeat a course. For the most up-to-date information on this policy, contact the Registrar’s Office ( Consider discussion with your advisor specifics related to the Repeat/Delete policy and whether or not it is a good option for your situation.

Yes. These requirements vary by concentration. The most up-to-date information is available through the CSU Course Catalog or by contacting your Academic Advisor.

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