Watch: Studying Psychology at Elmhurst


Psychology students talk about their experiences in the classroom and beyond.

  • Among Friends

    Austin McGrath is discovering new passions and loves being part of a community of critical thinkers.

  • No Singular Definition

    Student-athletes know teamwork, but Kayla Hansen—involved in five other campus groups—is learning to lead.

  • Endless Ways To Be Involved

    Finding her footing with the Black Student Union, Endya Clark is active with SGA, athletics and study abroad.

  • Diverse Ideas

    Amanda Nagy says getting involved on campus has helped her pursue her passion for social justice.

  • Elmhurst Stands Out

    Agnes Plawsiuk says her Elmhurst Experience helped her gain acceptance to a prestigious Ph.D. program.

  • A Global Campus

    As an international student, Pratima Wagh provides and benefits from the varied global perspectives on campus.

  • Opportunities to Effect Change

    Chrissy Croft found in Elmhurst a community where her faith could be a part of her work in social activism.

  • Making a Difference

    Allison Korbel talks about her trip to New Orleans with the College's chapter of Habitat for Humanity.

  • Outside the Box

    Taking classes in an unfamiliar discipline opens your eyes and changes your perspective, says Juliet Feifar.

  • Growing Stronger Each Year

    Building on Elmhurst’s sense of social responsibility, Fernando Gomez is making a difference with Relay for Life.

  • Influential Experiences

    Through the First Leap program, Joseph LaCavera got hands-on experience working for a non-profit.

  • Getting Involved

    Vanessa Pacheco says participating in student organizations has opened the door to meeting new people.

  • Strong Support

    Elmhurst has helped Alyssa Hewes clarify her values and beliefs and decide who she wants to be.

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