Declare Your Major

If you are ready to declare right now, read on for details about the process and requirements.

1. When to Declare

Ideally, you should declare the major as soon as possible, in order to take advantage of departmental advising in planning the best sequence of upper-level courses. There are no prerequisites you need before declaring.

2. Submit the Declaration of Major Form

To begin the process, fill out and submit the

Declaration of Major Form »

3. Advising for Majors

After submitting your request to declare a major, you are encouraged to contact the Philosophy Undergraduate Assistant, Ms. Jaworski (gjaworsk@uwm.edu) with any questions you may have about program requirements. You are strongly encouraged to meet with the Philosophy Undergraduate Advisor, Dr. Magnússon (magnusso@uwm.edu) to talk about philosophy, or at the very least to give us an opportunity to get to know you and learn your name!