We offer a vibrant and collegial atmosphere in which to investigate questions about the mind and behavior. Our faculty are experts in the fields of behavioral neuroscience, cognitive, clinical and social-personality psychology.
Both the department and the university offer a wealth of opportunities to explore the world, conduct scientific research, intern with a future employer or serve the Buffalo and greater WNY communities.
"The breadth of courses the program offers allowed me to explore—which is crucial at a time when you’re deciding on a career—and the level of enthusiasm the courses are taught with made me excited to come to lectures."
“I had a wonderful time as a Psychology major at UB! I was so well prepared for graduate school, thanks to writing research proposals for my UB psychology classes, working in research labs, and especially having taken part in the Psychology Honors Program."
Psychological Services Center
The Department of Psychology operates the Psychological Services Center (PSC) as a service to the UB students and staff, as well as the surrounding Buffalo community.