Application Procedure


This application is for students who entered as freshmen (not transfer students) and are pursuing the Psychology major. Admission into the major will be based on a student's academic performance in the preparation for major courses. Students must have completed all of the preparatory coursework with a minimum of a 2.5 GPA to be eligible to apply. Note: Students who have at least a 2.9 prep GPA will be guaranteed admission into the major. Students with a prep GPA of 2.5-2.89 will enter a competitive applicant pool.


  • The 2015 Psychology Major Application is now closed. The application is only open from mid-July until the end of Fall quarter of each year. The latest students are allowed to apply is during Fall quarter of their 3rd year. 
  • If you have completed any pre-psychology preparatory courses at an institution other than UCLA (including a Community College, UCLA Extension, etc.) it is your responsibility to submit those transcripts to the UCLA Admission Office so that they may post to your record by the application deadline (it can take up to 2-3 months to post).