Get Involved! Check out our PSY & CD Student Clubs.
Who is your faculty advisor?
PSY Freshmen and new transfers should have received already an email from the department with your advisors name. CD students will learn in CD102 who will be there advisor. Stop by and introduce yourself to your faculty advisor during their office hours. Faculty are always happy to meet our new students!
You can find more about Academic Advising on our department website.
PSY323 Helping Relationships & PSY 555 Counseling & Communication. Important Information!
The Helping Relationships class the graduate course Counseling and Communication need volunteers to be helpees! Pay it forward...being a helpee is a great way to see what is involved in the class before you take it. Or pay it back...if you took Helping you know how important helpees are to the class experience. PSY 555 gives the opportunity to work with a student in our graduate program. Learn how to become a helpee.
Multicultural Training Opportunity Fall Quarter!
There are a few spots left in the PSY304 Facilitator Training. We will be offering PSY 304 again under Dr. Jennifer Teramoto Pedrotti in Spring, 2018, but are currently looking for students who would like to train to be PEER FACILITATORS for these IGD groups. The trainings will run in two-hour weekly sessions during fall quarter, and are available for 2-units of upper-division credit.
Seeking PSY, CD, & MS students to serve on the PSYCD Department Student Advisory Committee!!
WANTED!! Students to Help with our Department Facebook Page!
The Department is looking for 2 or 3 PSYCD students who will be here all year and have experience administering a professional Facebook page. If you are interested please email Dr. J (firstname.lastname@example.org) by Monday September 25th. Be sure to include a brief description of your experience.
Like us on Facebook!!
The PSYCD Facebook page is where you will learn about department and campus events you won’t want to miss. If you have an event you would like us to post email it to email@example.com.
Save the Date!
find out about current policies and procedures regarding internship placements (i.e. what steps to take before permission is granted for enrollment in PSY453/454 OR CD 330/430)
review a current list of internship field sites
discuss options and request placements based on professional development goals
discuss general requirements of internships
*Exception: You do not need to attend a meeting if you are currently in PSY453 or CD 330 and either plan to continue in the same placement for PSY454 or CD 430, or have already arranged a research internship with a faculty member (i.e. PSY448/449 OR CD333 or 433). If you are planning to pursue a new site, you must attend.
Contact Professor Julie
Interested in learning how to conduct health and fitness testing? Join PolyFit!
PolyFit is an organization run through the Kinesiology department that offers Body Composition, Health, and Fitness testing to Cal Poly students, faculty, and community members. No previous experience is necessary. You will be trained in commonly used Body Composition and Fitness tests. This type of experience is great for anyone looking to go into any Health Profession or Clinical setting and all majors are welcome! The time commitment is only one hour a week. There are also lots of ways to advance to leadership positions in the program. If interested, you may attend a meeting this Thursday, September 21, on the FIRST FLOOR of Building 43A (Kinesiology Tower) from 11AM-12PM. E-mail for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Arroyo Grande Assistant Substitute Teachers wanted. Deadline September 25th.
United Cerebral Palsy in SLO is looking for volunteers that are interested in working with adults/children with developmental disabilities.
Check out Cal Poly's Student Community Services for a list of current volunteer opportunities.
Planning your Schedule for This Year?
Check out our Tentative Course Offerings for this academic year. REMEMBER things can change so check the link again in Winter. Please note this listing is more accurate than waht is on PolyPlanner.
Looking for a professor's office hours?
Click on the Faculty link on our department web page for the Fall 2017 office hours and office location of all of our PSY&CD faculty.
Undocumented Student Support
If you are looking for support or want to learn how to support undocumented students on our campus, learn about the Undocumented Student Working Group.
Need someone to talk to?
The SLO Counseling Service at Cal Poly offers short-term counseling and consultation services.