Declare Major/Certificate

Students wishing to declare the major can obtain the necessary information and materials from:

  • Urban Studies Office
  • Bolton Hall, Room 702
  • College of Letters and Science Advising
  • Holton Hall, Room 142

To declare your major or minor with the program and get all the information you need:

  1. Print an unofficial transcript. To do so:
    • Log in to PAWS
    • Under the yellow Academics header, click in the drop down menu and select Transcript: View Unofficial, then click the yellow arrow button
    • Select the Undergraduate or Graduate Transcript and default Output Destination Type (email), then click the Submit Transcript Request button
    • A PDF copy will be delivered to your UWM Email Address immediately
  2. Schedule a meeting with a Urban Studies advisor

    Jamie Harris, Urban Studies Associate Director
    Bolton Hall, Room 796

When you need further advising, for example regarding an internship, major requirements, and career options, you should meet with your Urban Studies faculty adviser. Your faculty adviser will be listed on your declaration form.