Declaring or Canceling the Major

Students interested in declaring or canceling the psychological sciences minor should visit the Psychological Sciences Minor page.

Students interested in declaring or canceling the psychological sciences major may do so by following the steps described below. Students wishing to speak to someone about their decision are welcome to meet with an academic advisor.

Declaring the Major

Switching to the Psychological Sciences Major

Students (regardless of college/school) wishing to declare psychological sciences as their major can do so via the CLAS Online Program Change website.

Declaring Psychological Sciences as a Double Major

Students wishing to declare psychological sciencesas a double major (two majors in CLAS) should complete a Double Major Declaration Form, available at the CLAS Academic Service Center. Follow the directions on the form, obtaining all of the necessary signatures. For the psychological sciences set of signature, obtain the Advisor’s signature from the Undergraduate Program Office. Return the form to the CLAS Academic Services Center for processing.

Declaring Psychological Sciences as an Additional/Dual Degree

Students wishing to declare psychological sciences as an additional/dual degree (two majors in different colleges) should complete an Additional Degree Petition. Follow the directions on the form, obtaining all of the necessary signatures. For the psychological sciences set of signatures, obtain the Advisor’s signature from the Undergraduate Program Office and the Dean’s signature from the CLAS Academic Service Center.  Return the form to the registrar’s office for processing.

Canceling the Double Major

Students wishing to cancel the psychological sciences double major should complete a Cancellation of Double Major form. Return the form to the registrar for processing.

Students wishing to cancel the psychological sciences additional degree should complete the online Cancellation of Additional Degree form.

Students wishing to switch the psychological sciences double major or additional degree to the psychological sciences minor must first complete the process for the cancellation of the major. After the cancellation has been processed, students may proceed as indicated on the Psychological Sciences Minor page for the declaration of the minor.