Honours program

Congratulations to this year's Honours Class!
Congratulations to this year's Honours Class!

If you have any questions after reviewing the powerpoint presentation (link below) please contact Honours Advisor

  • For an explanation of various aspects of the honours degree (e.g., why it is valuable, what is required for admission and for graduation, etc.), please see the PowerPoint presentation. (Also includes general information about our undergraduate program.)
  • visit the UVic Calendar site 
  • read the course description for Psychology 499

Online application will open February 1, 2020. The honours seminar is capped at 25 students. To make sure that your application will be considered, we strongly advise you to submit your application by March 15, 2020. The application process closes May 31, 2020.

You can review the requirements for the following degrees in Psychology:


As part of the requirements for the Honours program in psychology, students conduct research in collaboration with a faculty supervisor. Below are examples of posters reporting recent students' honours theses.