College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Psychology

Graduate FAQ

Here you will find the most commonly asked questions regarding Gradute Studies in the Department of Psychology.

1. Q: How soon can applications be submitted?

 A: September 1st to December 1st.

2. Q: Are students accepted more than once a year?

 A: No, only beginning Fall semester.

3. Q: Is the GRE subject test required?

 A: No, only the GRE general test.

4. Q: What is the coding for the University and Psychology Department (ETS and GRE scores)?

 A: Institutional code: 4705
     Departmental code: 2001

5. Q: Do you know who is recruiting students for next year?

 A: Please contact the faculty member(s) you are interested in working with to find out if they are accepting new students.

6. Q: If accepted to the Graduate program, who is eligible for assistantships?

 A:All students who are accepted will have an assistantship.

7. Q: Where can I find the online Graduate Application?

 A: You can find more information about the application at the following page.

   Graduate School Application Process

8. Q: Where do I have my official transcripts sent?

 A: Graduate School Admissions
     PO Box 641030
     Pullman, WA 99164-1030

9. Q: Where do I get answers about submitting letters of recommendation or official transcripts?
10. Q: I have questions that are not answered here, who should I contact?

   A: Please send an email to

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