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Department of Psychology

School Program Handbooks & Forms

The School Psychology Program Student Handbook provides students with a comprehensive summary of the rules, regulations, and guidelines for graduate training at the University of South Carolina. The handbook is updated annually; it is specific to the incoming year of students. Generally, the policies herein should be applicable throughout graduate training.  However, policies are subject to change on occasion, in order to provide students with the most up-to-date and “best practices” instructional experiences. All students will be informed of any changes in the handbook.

2022-2023 Student Handbook

2021-2022 Student Handbook

2020-2021 Student Handbook

2019-2020 Student Handbook

2018-2019 Student Handbook

2017-2018 Student Handbook

2016-2017 Student Handbook

2015-2016 Student Handbook

2014-2015 Student Handbook

2013-2014 Student Handbook

2012-2013 Student Handbook

2011-2012 Student Handbook

2010-2011 Student Handbook


Forms for Student Degrees

Travel Request Form

School Psychology Assistantship Student Evaluation Form

Individual Course Waiver Form

Request for Transfer of Graduate Credit (G-RTC)

Master's Degree or Certification Program of Study (MPOS)

Application for Degree or Certificate

Request for Concurrent Enrollment Within Same Discipline (G-CON)

Master's Degree Committee Approval

MA Oral Comp Exam and Thesis Defense Announcement

MA Oral Comp Exam and Thesis Defense

Thesis Signature and Approval Form (G-TSF) - complete in duplicate

Doctoral Committee Appointment Request Form (G-DCA)

General Comprehensive Paper Form

General Comprehensive Paper Outline Approval Form

Results of the General Comprehensive Paper

Qualifying Exam (Admission to Candidacy)

Doctoral Degree Program of Study (DPOS)

Doctoral Committee Appointment Request (G-DCA)

Ph.D. Oral Comp Exam Announcement

Results of Ph.D. Oral Comprehensive Exam

Doctoral Orals Scoring Rubric

Doctoral Written Exam Scoring Rubric

Dissertation Startup Topic and Committee Approval

Prospectus Meeting Announcement

Dissertation Prospectus Action Form

Endorsement of Internship Application

Dissertation Defense Announcement - Department

Dissertation Defense - Results

Dissertation Signature and Approval Form (G-DSF) - complete in duplicate

Scoring Rubric - Thesis or Dissertation or Research Project

Practicum Evaluation Form for PSC

First Year Annual Review Form

Second Year Annual Review Form

Third Year Annual Review Form

Fourth Year Annual Review Form

Special Enrollment (Z-Status) Request Form


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