Psychology Participant Pool (Sona)
This page contains all of the information you need to take part in the Psychology Participant Pool as either a participant or researcher. If you have questions about the pool, please contact the pool administrators.
Resources for Undergraduate Student Participants:
The following documents are intended for any students enrolled in psychology courses that allow you to participate in research for partial course credit.
Instructions for students Fall 2023: All students should read this document. It describes pool-related procedures, such as how to create an account and sign up for studies, along with important dates for the term. Go to: Fall 2023 Instructions PDF format.
Alternative Assignment for Research Participation Credits Fall 2023:This document describes all the information you need to know if you would prefer to complete an alternate assignment in place of research participation. Go to: Fall 2023 Alternate Instructions PDF format.
Resources for Researchers:
All researchers should read the Procedural Manual for Researchers every year they use the participant pool.
How do I create an online survey? Download our tutorial Creating an Online Survey. If this tutorial is not sufficient feel free to email the pool administrators for a copy of the advanced user manual.