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Participate in Research

Opportunities for anyone for pay, raffle, or volunteer

Anybody can earn money or volunteer to participate in some of our department's ongoing research studies. Find out how to pay, raffle, and volunteer.

You will need to create a Sona-Systems account to log in to this site. Instructions creating an account and signing up for research are described in our downloadable pdf manual.

A note for students in Psychology courses:

Students in psychology courses can participate in studies for pay, raffle or volunteer. However, students may not earn both pay and research participation points for the same study. If you would like to participate in order to earn research participation requirement for a course, you will need to sign up through the Psychology Participant pool site.

Opportunities for students taking General Psychology:

If you are a student enrolled in General Psychology (11762) and are interested in participating in research for course credit, go to the Sona-Systems Website.

  • Read the instructions for how to log in and sign up for research
  • View the description of the research participation requirement for General Psychology

OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS TAKING Research Methods:

If you are a student enrolled in Research Methods (31574) and are interested in participating in research for course credit, go to the Sona-Systems Website.

  • Read the instructions for how to log in and sign up for research
  • View the description of the research participation requirement for Research Methods