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Below you will find some videos about the psychology major at the UW Seattle campus and links to sites that you may find interesting. We hope that you enjoy your exploration of our major.

Quick Facts

  • The Psychology Department is home to roughly 1,200 undergraduate majors.
  • UW Seattle graduates approximately 550 students from the Psychology major each year.
  • About 17% of psych majors also complete a double major or double degree.
  • 30% complete a minor along with their psychology major.
  • 71% of first time applicants are admitted to the major.
  • 71% of psych majors complete the BA; 29% of psych majors complete the BS.
  • About 40% of Psych students receive credit for completing a research experience.
  • About 55% of Psych Students receive credit for completing an internship/fieldwork.
  • Psychology has 57 faculty members, 104 associated faculty, 8 post docs, and 66 staff members.