MA in Psychology New Student Checklist

Psychology MA Checklist

This checklist was developed to assist entering students with their transition to graduate study. Please read it over carefully, and be sure to complete all the items as noted.

You should receive an email from the Information Technology (IT) Department with instructions on how to set up your email and access to all WJC systems. Check your junk/spam folder as it sometimes gets filtered there by your personal email. It is important that you set up your email and check it on a daily basis. You should use your WJC email to communicate with the college and for access to all of our systems.


You will be registered for classes and will receive an email with information about it from the Program Director, Dr. Jenny D’Olympia.

Textbook List

You will receive the textbook list from the Counseling and Behavioral Health Department.

Academic Advisor

The Program Director will send you this information.

Ed Tech Orientation

You will receive an email about this online tutorial that introduces the student to the College’s technologies. You are required to complete this online orientation before completing the program orientation.


The Fall 2022 program orientation will take place on Friday, August 26, 2022 from 12:00-1:00 PM EST via Zoom. You are required complete your program orientation prior to start classes.

Start of Classes

Classes start online on Monday, August 29, 2022.