Undergraduate Psychology - Seattle Pacific University

Undergraduate Psychology
Seattle Pacific University
3307 Third Ave. W., Ste. 107
Seattle, WA 98119
Phone: 206-281-2918

Living Well Initiative

Center for Relationship Development

What Is Psychology?


Psychology is the science and study of mind and behavior. The SPU psychology program provides students with solid academic and experiential grounding in the theory, research, and practice of psychology. Learn more.

Why apply? Be challenged and empowered by professors. Help in cutting-edge research. Become prepared for your future career in psychology. Apply now.


New!  Psychology Majors Orientation

Are you considering a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in Psychology? Have you recently been accepted into the major? Attend the Psychology Majors Orientation where you'll learn more about our courses, course sequence, faculty and your future beyond SPU.

Date:    Friday, May 2

Time:   12:30-1:20

Location:  Library Seminar Room

Refreshments (a light lunch) will be served.

For more information and to reserve your place email            Carol Browne at cebrowne@spu.edu


Faculty in the News

Kathy Lustyk

Congrats to Dr. Lustyk

The National Institute of Health awarded $21,600 to fund Dr. Lustyk's research in Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention as it affects brain function in women with substance abuse disorders.


Beyond the Degree

What can you do with a degree in psychology? Here are a just a few of the many options:

  • Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Caseworker
  • Clergy member
  • Probation officer

Learn more about what you can do with a degree in psychology.

Career Options PDF


Apply Now! Clinical Psychology


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Department News


Dr EricksonDr. Thane Erickson recently coauthored a chapter on generalized anxiety disorder in Interpersonal Processes in Anxiety Disorders, published by the American Psychological Association.