The Xlab is short for the Experimental Social Science Laboratory.
Xlab conducts behavioral and social decision-making experiments. All UC Berkeley students and staff are eligible to participate in Xlab studies and receive compensation that averages $20 an hour.
The Xlab/Behavioral Lab SONA website is now also home to the Psychology Department Paid studies.
The Xlab is located in Thomas J. Long Business Library, Room S260. For a campus map and directions for future in person studies, please visit our Connect page.
Please be aware that different labs operate under different rules, policies and procedures. Please refer to their websites to be informed and take careful note of the location when signing up for experiments: Behavioral Lab website, Psychology website.