Program requirements

UVic student Patrick Dwyer on a computer
At UVic, students like Patrick Dwyer are key contributors to our vibrant research community. "As someone with Autism who has studied psychology, I can in some ways be a bridge between my experiences and the research that is going on in places like UVic."

Students at UVic can earn a variety of different degrees involving psychology. By far the most popular route is to earn a Major in Psychology, either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science. There is also a popular combined BSc degree in Biology and Psychology, as well as a combined BSc degree in Computer Science and Psychology. The worksheets below spell out the requirements for these degrees.

Furthermore, we offer a Minor/General degree in Psychology, as well as an Honours Degree in Psychology and an Honours Degree in the Combined Biology/Psychology degree. Furthermore information about these programs can be found in the Course Calendar

If you have specific questions about the above degree programs, please contact the Psychology Undergraduate Advisor at