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Research Pool


Last updated: July 24, 2017

1) If you are a new participant, please sign up for an account using your student number as your user ID.

2) If you already have an account from a previous semester, you do not need to sign up for a new one. Please note that your student ID number is now also your online user ID, regardless of what user ID you chose when you originally registered for an account.

If you have trouble signing in, please email


KPU Research Pool

The KPU Research Pool System (RPS) is now available online at

Using this system, you can sign up for different studies and track your progress easily from the web.

You must sign up for an account before you can start participating in any studies.Please read the following for all the necessary information about this sign up system:
PDF icon Psychology Research Pool General Info revised 2014.pdf



Students enrolled in particular psychology courses earn bonus points towards course credits from participating in psychological research studies that are approved by KPU REB and registered for Psychology Lab Research Pool. The research credit/bonus point distribution will be given differently based on the instructors' decision. 

For each research study you participate in, you may earn bonus points towards one course you are currently attending. Please check your course outline or contact us for details.

If you are going to recruit subjects from the research pool, please fill the form below: 


  • Participants will not receive credits from studies that they had already participated in and received credit for.
  • If you want to use the Psychology Lab Research Pool to conduct your research study, please click here to register.