Prospective Students

Welcome to the University of Michigan Psychology Department!


Welcome to the University of Michigan!

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Thank you for your interest in the psychology program at the University of Michigan. Like our graduate program, the undergraduate psychology program at UM is continually recognized as one of the top programs in the United States. The department offers many opportunities for students to develop skills necessary to succeed in the classroom, as well as in the real world. The department's faculty are widely recognized across the world for their contributions to the field of psychology. This allows students to not only be instructed by the top experts in the field, but it also gives students the opportunity to work hands-on with faculty as research assistants in research labs. In addition to research, the psychology department also offers unique opportunities to gain skills necessary to be competitive in today's jobs market. These opportunities within the psychology department include the Michigan Mentorship Program, Project Outreach, Detroit Initiative, volunteering at the UM Depression Center, as well as many other opportunities. For your convenience, all of our information is housed here on our website. If you have any questions feel free to contact the Psychology Student Academic Affairs Office at 


We wish you the best of luck!