For Researchers

The following are resources for researchers looking to recruit participants through the Adult Volunteer Pool. For first time users of the pool, please be sure to read the policy for use of the Adult Volunteer Pool. All researchers must agree to follow the terms listed in the applicable policy.

The internal policy is for researchers in the University of Toronto’s Department of Psychology. The external policy is for researchers affiliated with the Department of Psychology.

To request a list of participants, please email the AVP Coordinator at If this is your first list request, be sure the email to the AVP Coordinator includes a PDF copy of the following two documents: an ethics approval form and a protocol description.

Questions may be directed to the Adult Volunteer Pool Coordinator by phone at (416) 978-0905 or by email at