Student Organizations

Psychological Society at UVA

The Psychological Society at the University of Virginia aims to promote interest in the psychology department, help orient prospective psychology students, encourage student and faculty relations within the department, and make resources for internships, research, further education, and careers available to students. All students who are interested in psychology are encouraged to join. Majors or non-majors, first-years and up, are welcome. The faculty advisor is Prof. Frederick Smyth.

Join Collab Site (click the link or follow steps in Collab below)

  1. Go to menu item “Membership” and click on the “Joinable Sites” tab 
  2. Search for “psych society”
  3. Click “Join”

Facebook Page

2020-2021 Officers          

President: Julia Mitchell, jfm5fa@virginia.edu

Vice President: Tessa Heller

Treasurer: Anna Barrick

Publicity Chair: Virginia Syer and Peyton Pellington

Secretary: Brittany Hofferber

Historian / Website Manager: Olivia Hazlewood


Association for Psychological Science (APS)

https://www.psychologicalscience.org/members/student-benefits

Undergraduate Student Affiliate – To qualify, the applicant must be currently enrolled as a full-time student pursuing an Associate or Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in psychology or any related field at an accredited degree-granting institution. Candidates who join/renew upon completion of their Bachelor’s degree program must join as Graduate Student Affiliates.