Welcome to the Department of Psychology. This section contains all the information for current students, faculty, and staff.

Due to the novel corona virus (COVID-19) pandemic, the modality (in person or online) of your Advising Appointments should be discussed with your advisor.

Please see our program choices to be prepared for your advising meeting here.

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Kind Regards,
Michael Nizhnikov, Chair of Psychology Department.


Southern Connecticut State University
Psychology Department

Engleman Hall Building, Wing D, Room 069A
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515
phone: (203) 392-6868
fax: (203) 392-6805


Position Name Phone
Department Chairperson Dr. Michael E. Nizhnikov (203) 392-8886
Graduate Coordinator Kelly Stiver (203) 392-6866
Department Secretary Mrs. Peters-Adger (203) 392-6868