College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall


Contact Information

Elizabeth Olson
Department Chair & Associate Professor 
Phone:  262-472-5400
Location: Laurentide Hall 1221
Meg Waraczynski
Master Advisor & Professor
Phone: 262-472-5415
Location: Upham Hall 368
Angie Grove
Department Assistant
Phone: 262-472-1026
Location: Laurentide Hall 1223

General Resources

Here are links to some sources with information that may assist you in deciding upon your career in psychology and related fields.

Career Resources

Graduate School Resources

Psychological Associations

  • APA  American Psychological Association website provides a plethora of information for psychology students including APA style writing, career opportunities, a list of graduate programs in psychology, and current events in psychology.
  • APS  Association for Psychological Science website provides current psychological articles, publications, and news items.
  • APSSC  Association for Psychological Science membership information.
  • Midwest Psychological Association  Midwest Psychological Association website.
  • National Association of School Psychologists  National Association of School Psychologists for those interested in School Psychology.

Other Resources for Psychology Students

Career Resources

  • Career Services UW-W Career and Leadership Development website provides information about majors and careers.
  • Career Services for Psychology Majors UW-W Career Resources for psychology majors outlining skills acquired through the major, psychology career options, and employers that have hired UW-W psychology students.

Graduate School Resources

Student Resources

  • APA Style A brief video on APA style plus UW-W Library links to APA-style guides.
  • Center for Students with Disabilities UW-W Center for Students with Disabilities website.
  • Course Catalog UW-W course catalog listing current course offerings and schedules.
  • Department of Curriculum and Instruction Website of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction for those interested in the Education Program.
  • McNair Program UW-W McNair Program that prepares first-generation and multicultural students for doctoral study.
  • Nursing Home Visitation Program A program founded by a UW-W student and psychology professor, Dr. O'Beirne, in which students volunteer at local nursing homes and aging communities.
  • Project Assist UW-W Center for Students with Disabilities Project Assist program for those in need of academic support.
  • Psi Chi UW-W chapter of the International Honor Society in psychology.
  • Scholarships UW-W scholarships website.