Welcome to the Department of Psychology at the University of Waterloo
Founded in the early 1960s, the Department has grown to become one of the most esteemed Departments of Psychology in Canada.
Our faculty and our graduate program are internationally renowned.
Have you heard about the student portal?
It’s a new, mobile-friendly communication tool that will deliver the UWaterloo information you need, just when you need it.
All Arts students (undergrad and graduate) can now access portal and the valuable information it offers, such as:
- Class schedule / next class
- Available study spaces on campus
- Real-time GRT bus data
- Reminders for important academic dates
- plus much more customized content
Log into the student portal today and start using this important new tool.
- Feb. 14, 2017
Two students will go on to university-level competition
With topics as far-ranging as video games, urban design, refugees and the Franklin Expedition, graduate students from across the Faculty of Arts enthralled the audience at the Three Minute Thesis competition, held on Feb. 8 and 9.
- Jan. 27, 2017
Winny Shen, Assistant Professor of Industrial/Organizational Psychology at University of Waterloo is designated a Rising Star!
The APS Rising Star designation is presented to outstanding psychological scientists in the earliest stages of their careers post-PhD.
- Nov. 29, 2016
IMAGE: Present-day racial biases may contribute to the pollution and devaluation of lower- and middle-class black communities, according to new research led by a UIC social psychologist.
- Feb. 26, 2017
Mental health difficulties touch the lives of many, yet finding the right sources for help is not always easy. The University of Waterloo’s Centre for Mental Health Research (CMHR) is planning three public outreach talks that will provide clear, useful, and practical information to anyone interested in learning more about mental health. In partnership with Waterloo Public Libraries, the talks will be presented on three Sunday afternoons in February at the main library branch.
- Feb. 28, 2017
- Mar. 3, 2017