Undergraduate Psychology Journals

Modern Psychological Studies is a journal devoted to publishing research by undergraduates in Psychology. Seeking high quality manuscripts for publication, MPS will consider manuscripts in any area of psychology. Although primarily interested in results from experimental research, MPS is also interested in theoretical papers, literature reviews, and book reviews, and encourages all undergraduates who feel their paper is exceptionally well written to submit it for publication.

Modern Psychological Studies
Department of Psychology-350 Holt Hall
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
615 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37403

or EMAIL SUBMISSION TO David-Ross@utc.edu

Psi Chi Journal of Undergraduate Research (1996-) "The Psi Chi Journal of Undergraduate Research is a national, fully reviewed, quarterly journal dedicated to the publication of undergraduate student research. The twofold purpose of the journal is to foster and reward the scholarly efforts of undergraduate psychology students as well as to provide them with a valuable learning experience. The articles published in this journal represent primarily the work of the undergraduate student(s). Faculty supervisors, who deserve recognition, are identified by an asterisk next to their name or on a separate byline."

ATTN: Warren H. Jones, Ph.D., Editor
Department of Psychology
University of Tennessee
307 Austin Peay Building
Knoxville, TN 37996-0900

Journal of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences is an annual periodical that offers undergraduate and graduate students as well as faculty an opportunity to publish in a recognized academic journal. Articles in ANY topical area of psychology are considered including, but not limited to: Behavioral Neuroscience; Social; Sport; Industrial/Organizational; Clinical; Substance Abuse; Personality; Learning; Psychopharmacology; Health; Medical; Psychotraumatology; Cognitive, Developmental; Psychology of Women/Men; Cognitive; Developmental; Experimental; Humanistic; Transpersonal and Peace Psychology. Past volumes of articles in print (and copyrighted) are available for reading via the Internet.

ATTN: Dr. Dr. Daniel J. Calcagnetti, Faculty Editor
Department of Psychology
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Madison, NJ 07904

Journal of Psychological Inquiry (JPI) [Creighton U] Print journal since 1996; "manuscripts must (a) have come from students at institutions sponsoring the Great Plains Students' Psychology Convention and the Journal of Psychological Inquiry or (b) have been accepted for or presented at the meeting of the Great Plains Students’ Psychological Convention, the Association for Psychological and Educational research in Kansas, the Nebraska Psychological Society, the Arkansas Symposium for Psychology Students, or the ILLOWA Undergraduate Psychology Conference. The preceding conditions do not apply to manuscripts for the Special Features Section I, Special Features Section II, or Special Features Section III."

ATTN. Mark E. Ware, Managing Editor
Journal of Psychological Inquiry
Department of Psychology
Creighton University
Omaha, NE 68178

The Undergraduate Journal of Psychology encourages all undergraduate students to submit their original research or literature reviews to the UJOP review committee. All manuscripts are to be double-spaced, follow APA guidelines, and should be produced on a computer. Two copies should be submitted to the UJOP review committee. Past years are available electronically.

UJOP review committee
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Department of Psychology
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28223-0001

URC Undergraduate Research Journal for the Human Sciences is an annual online national, reviewed journal dedicated to the publication of undergraduate student research. The twofold purpose of the journal is to foster and reward the scholarly efforts of undergraduate human sciences students as well as to provide a valuable learning experience. The URC encourages undergraduate students to submit papers for consideration. Submissions are accepted for review on an ongoing basis (no specific deadline). Papers may represent a full range of research design, including experiments, surveys, case studies, and documentary research. Themes of research may include, but are not limited to, integrative, cross specialization research; service learning research; and traditional research in the specializations.

URC/URJ Call for Papers
4990 Northwind Drive, Suite 140
East Lansing, MI 48823-5031

National Undergraduate Research Clearinghouse [Missouri Western University] Sponsored by MWSC and the National Science Foundation, the Clearinghouse disseminates previously unpublished scientific research of an experiment(s) or literature review undertaken by undergraduates with faculty sponsorship. The site has extensive search capacities for locating materials. The site also has a very helpful list of links to other sites devoted to undergraduate research.

The UCI Undergraduate Research Journal [U California, Irvine] Begun in 1998. Publishes outstanding research papers written by undergraduates from all disciplines who have completed faculty-mentored research projects. or creative activities. It provides a forum for UCI's best undergraduate researchers to showcase their work while enlightening students, the UCI community, high schools, community colleges, funding agencies, and corporations about the strength of UCI's undergraduate research community.