Declare a Major or Minor

How to Declare a Comparative Literature Major or Minor

If you are ready to declare a comparative literature major or minor, or if you are considering to major or minor in comparative literature but desire to know a bit more about it, you may contact the instructor of your comparative literature class directly by emailing her/him about your intention, or contact Professor Jay Xu ( to schedule an appointment (for prospective majors).

When to Declare a Major or Minor

Ideally, you should declare the major or minor as early as possible. That way you can take advantage of program advising in planning the best sequence of upper-level courses.

Requirements for the Major

Requirements for the Minor