Department of Psychology at Illinois State University


Graduate Program

Registration for SPRING 2015

Registration will re-open from January 5-16.

spring 2015 psychology courses
Graduate Catalog

Register for University Research Symposium

Registration for the University Research Symposium is now open. In order to participate, individuals must register by February 6 , 2015.

The Research Symposium will be on Friday, April 10, 2015 in the Bone Student Center. The morning session will be from 9-11 a.m. The afternoon session will be from 1-3 p.m. Students are encouraged to have their posters printed as soon as possible before the symposium.

Graduation Deadlines

If you plan to graduate in December, you must satisfy all of the Graduate School's deadlines (i.e., submitting a Degree Audit, filing a graduation application, thesis or dissertation defense, etc.). See the complete list of deadlines on the Graduate School's Academics (Graduation and Commencement) website.

Important Deadlines for August Graduation:
August 22, 2014 — Degree Audit
August 22, 2014 — Application for Completion of Degree
August 27, 2014 — Proposal Approval Form
September 30, 2014 — Dissertation Right to Defend
October 13, 2014 — Thesis Right to Defend
October 17, 2014 — Last day to defend dissertation
October 20, 2014 — Deposit dissertation in ProQuest
October 31, 2014 — Last day to defend thesis
November 3, 2014 — Deposit thesis in ProQuest


Congratulations to the following students:

  • Audrey J. Grupe Fellowship in School Psychology (2014)
    Allyson Satterlee, specialist student, School Psychology
    Klaudia Pajor, specialist student, School Psychology
  • Charter Department Graduate Student of Excellence Award (2014)
    Alyssa Sondalle, doctoral student, School Psychology
  • James L. Fisher Outstanding Thesis Award (2014)
    Mary Beth Ryan, master's student, Clinical-Counseling Psychology
  • Foundation Fellowship Award (2014)
    Shannon Griffith, master's student, Clinical-Counseling Psychology
    Hannah Jones, master's student, Industrial/Organizational-Social Psychology
    Melissa Matheys, master's student, Quantitative Psychology
    Outstanding Psychology Graduate Assistant (2014)
    Nicole Moore, doctoral student, School Psychology


2014 Alumni Day
2014 University Research Symposium
2014 Honors Colloquium and Awards Ceremony