Declare Your Major

When to Declare a Major in African and African Diaspora Studies

Ideally, you should declare the major as soon as possible, so as to take advantage of departmental advising in planning the best sequence of upper-level courses.

Ready right now? Read on for details about the process and requirements.

Process to Declare the Major

  1. The first step to declare a major in African and African Diaspora Studies is to fill out and submit the
    Declaration of Major Form »

  2. After submitting your request to declare a major, you are required by Departmental policy to contact Ermitte Saint Jacques, Undergraduate Advisor (saintjac@uwm.edu). Email her to request a meeting to ask any questions you may have about the African and African Diaspora Studies program and to begin the process of planning your coursework and other activities within the major.

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