It is a pleasure to welcome you to the University of Waterloo for the 49th Annual Ontario Psychology Undergraduate Thesis Conference (AOPUTC). The University of Waterloo’s Department of Psychology is hosting the event on Friday, May 3, 2019.

We look forward to seeing you! This conference provides an excellent opportunity for undergraduate psychology students to present their research in an informal and friendly environment. Come learn, share and discuss new concepts as well as celebrate the completion of your thesis with your peers, colleagues, and friends from Psychology Departments all over the province.

Register for the conference

The Call for Abstracts opens  March 1, 2019, and closes April 1, 2019

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You can choose to present your thesis findings in the format of a 10-minute oral presentation, or during a 60-minute poster session. Both formats provide valuable experience. The Call for Abstracts will open on March 1, 2019, and remain open until April 1, 2019.

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Keynote Address

Dr. Heather Henderson will be our keynote speaker.  A title and abstract for her talk will be updated shortly.  

Schedule and Program

AOPUTC 49 will offer many education, learning, and networking opportunities!

Registration opens at 8:00 am on Friday, May 3th, 2019. (Location TBA). Your day will be filled with concurrent symposia sessions grouped by topic, so you can choose presentations that interest you most. There will also be poster sessions, during which you can discover what your fellow students have been researching. Lunch will be available on campus, and the day will close with a reception.


Getting Here

The University of Waterloo is located at 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1

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Directions to campus

Visitor parking is available in M lot (near Columbia Street West) for $6/day. Credit card and cash are accepted as payment. Visit Parking Services for more information.