Prospective graduate students, please consult this webpage for important information about this year’s application process.

Faculty News

Jill Waterman Received Adoption Excellence Award

Jill Waterman, Adjunct Professor Emerita, received a 2017 national Adoption Excellence Award for “extraordinary contributions in supporting adoption and permanency outcomes for children in foster care” for her work with UCLA TIES for Families.

Graduate News

Jenna Cummings and Leslie Rith-Najarian receive the APA Dissertation Research Award

Congratulations to Jenna Cummings (Health Area) and Leslie Rith-Najarian (Clinical Area) on being selected as recipients of the 2017 American Psychological Association (APA) Dissertation Research Award. The purpose of the APA Science Directorate's Dissertation Research Award program is to assist science-oriented doctoral students of psychology with research costs.

Undergrad News

Winter Enrollment Information

The Winter 2018 Schedule has been updated with more information on class offerings. Please note that priority enrollment pass appointments began November 6 and first pass enrollment appointments began November 9.  Second pass apparointments began November 16. Please make sure to check and double check your enrollment appointments through myUCLA.

Faculty Spotlight

Highlighting Faculty Member Elizabeth Ligon Bjork

Memory and learning are central to every aspect of cognition and behavior and the main focus of my research.  In the lab I co-direct with Robert Bjork, we explore the symbiotic interactions between learning and forgetting that often—and unintuitively—foster an adaptive memory system.
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