Resources for Alumni and Friends

Welcome, alumni and friends of the Department of Psychology. You’re part of a vibrant U of T Arts & Science community and are a great source of inspiration, advice and support for our students and faculty.

There are lots of ways to stay connected and get involved, from attending alumni events and reunions to mentoring students to helping fund important Department of Psychology initiatives.

We appreciate and value your support and continued involvement.


Our alumni are a great source of inspiration and advice for our students.

So get involved – share your knowledge and experience through one of our student/alumni programs!

Even if you’re not in the Greater Toronto Area, we can find the right opportunity for you.

Backpack to Briefcase (b2B)

Psychology Mentorship Program

Explore It Job Shadowing Program

Alumni Recruitment Ambassadors Program

Other Volunteering Opportunities

Our Campaign

Our donors play a critical role in supporting our mission: providing our students with an excellent education, and producing top-quality research.

U of T’s Department of Psychology has been a top choice for people pursuing a career in psychological research for over a century. The combined expertise of more than 60 full-time and 20 cross-appointed faculty, many of whom are based at affiliated hospitals and research institutes, spans every major area of psychology, reflecting an impressive range of approaches to the study of mind, brain and behaviour. 

Our faculty have a proven track record of translating their important fundamental discoveries into insights that have a direct impact on human health, development and wellbeing. Your gift will support education and research in a core scientific discipline