Additional Resources


All student researchers needs to complete the CITI Training program.The training is available at: Please follow the directions below:

  1. Select Azusa Pacific University under participating institutions

  2. Enter your name and email

  3. Create username and password, and a security question

  4. Enter country, gender, ethnicity, and race

  5. Select "No" for CE credits

  6. Enter APU email and enter Department (i.e. Psychology), Role in Research (i.e. Student Researcher – Undergraduate), and School/College (i.e. School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences)

  7. On the “Human Subjects Research (IRB)” page, select to take the course “Students conducting no more than minimal risk research”*

  8. Under the “Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)” page, select “Not at this time”*

  9. Under the “Laboratory Animal Research Course (IACUC)” page, select “Not at this time”*

  10. On next page, select the Student Researcher course to begin

* Please confirm with your RE professor that these are the courses need for their lab.


As a student at APU you have access to a free download of the Endnotes software here. Endnotes is a program that allows you to search for and store research articles. As well, it communicates with Microsoft Word and can be used to auto format in-text citations as well as a reference page in multiple style formats.


Below are links to downloadable statistical exercises and data sets in JMP.

JMP Exercises

JMP Data Sets

SPSS Exercises

SPSS Data Sets


  • Apply for an Undergraduate Student Travel Award to help cover the costs of presenting at a conference. Here is a link to the website which contains the application. Please allow adequate time before the conference to apply for the grant.

  • Below is a list of societies and associations that host conferences. Click the links to get more information about the conference, due dates, and submission guidelines.

    • American Psychological Association (APA)


    • Association of Psychological Science (APS)


    • Christian Association for Psychological Sciences(CAPS)


    • Experimental Biology


    • International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP)


    • Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA)


    • The Psychonomic Society


    • Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition (SARMAC)


    • Society for Cross Cultural Research(SCCR)


    • Society for Neuroscience (SfN)


    • Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues


    • Society for Personality & Social Psychology (SPSP)


    • Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD)


    • UCLA Undergraduate Research Conference


    • Western Psychological Association (WPA)


    • Western Psychology Conference for Undergraduate Research (WPCUR)