Declaration of Major/Minor/Certificate

Please Note:

  • The processing of declaration requests is not automated.
  • Read requests will be processed within 2 weeks of submission
  • Changes are effective for the next semester

How to declare/change a major:

To change from Exploratory Studies or Pre-Pharmacy to a declared major, click on:  Change an existing major.

To change from a declared major to Exploratory Studies or Pre-Pharmacy, click on:  Change an existing major.

To change from Pre-Pharmacy to Exploratory Studies, click on:  Change an existing major.

To change to a different declared major, click on:  Change an existing major.

To change from an undeclared major (BX/NS) to a declared major track (BS/NS-B), click on:  Declare a major.

To add an additional major, click on:  Add an additional major.

To close an existing major (no additions or changes), click on:  Remove an existing major.

How to declare/change a minor:

To declare a minor for the first time, click on:  Declare a minor.

To change to a different minor, click on:  Change an existing minor.

To add an additional minor, click on:  Add an additional minor.

To close an existing minor (no additions or changes), click on:  Remove an existing minor.

How to declare/change a certificate:

To declare a certificate for the first time, click on:  Declare a certificate.

To change to a different certificate, click on:  Change an existing certificate.

To add an additional certificate, click on:  Add an additional certificate.

To close an existing certificate (no additions or changes), click on:  Remove an existing certificate.

How to declare/change a Pre-Professional track:

To declare a pre-professional track for the first time, click on:  Declare a pre-professional track.

To change to a different pre-professional track, click on:  Change an existing pre-professional track.

To add an additional pre-professional track, click on:  Add an additional pre-professional track.

To close an existing pre-professional track (no additions or changes), click on:  Remove an existing pre-professional track.

Non-A&S students only - how to declare/change a second major:

To declare a cross-college major for the first time, click on:  Declare a cross-college major.

To change to a different cross-college major, click on:  Change an existing cross-college major.

To close an existing cross-college major (no additions or changes), click on:  Remove an existing cross-college major.

Non-A&S students only - how to transfer from another UC college to A&S:

If you are enrolled in another UC college and want to transfer to A&S, please click on http://www.artsci.uc.edu/students/undergrad/forms/change_college.html for the online Application for Change in College and Program.  Complete the form and click the Submit Form button.

For Non-Matriculated Students (not enrolled in a degree program) wishing to add an A&S certificate:

To become a non-matriculated student, please go to this link:  https://form.jotform.us/ucwebcomm/basic-data-form; complete the form, and submit it.  After the Registrar’s Office emails you with your username and UCID, then return to this page, and click on:  Declare a certificate to request a certificate program.