The recipients of the Chairperson’s award are students who have provided service to the Psychology department. (Peer Advisors and Psi Chi Officers)
Molly Rose Morrissey
Distinction in the Major:
Distinction in the major is presented to students by individual departments and programs in the College of Letters and Science to recognize the completion of a senior honors project or thesis with distinction. (197c students)
Exceptional Academic Performance:
The award for exceptional academic performance is given to Psychology and Biopsychology students who have achieved a 3.9 or higher GPA in their upper division major coursework of at least 36 units.
Philip Steven Rethis Memorial Award:
The Rethis award is awarded to a graduating senior in Psychology who demonstrates some of the attributes that made Philip Rethis special including character, determination and scholarship.
The Marjorie Rose and Abdullah (Al) Nasser scholarship
The Marjorie Rose and Abdullah (Al) Nasser scholarship provides support to Psychology and Biopsychology graduating seniors on the basis of compelling family and personal circumstances and academic achievement.
The Morgan Award for Academic Excellence in Psychology:
The award for academic excellence in Psychology is given to a graduating Psychology student in recognition of outstanding scholarship, as selected by the department faculty.
The Morgan Award for Research Promise in Psychology:
The award for research promise in Psychology is for a student who demonstrates the most promise in the area of experimental research in psychology, as selected by the faculty.
Distinguished Graduating Senior:
The award for distinguished graduating senior is awarded in recognition of academic and research excellence, and service to the department, the university and the community.