How to Declare Major/Minor

How to Declare a Major in Psychology

  • Complete Psych 101
  • Complete at least 15 university credits, but no more than 75, before declaring your major.
  • Read the Undergraduate Program handbook and complete the online tutorial/quiz for new majors.
  • Choose a Psychology department faculty member to be your Psychology advisor.
  • Complete the Declaration of Major form in the Psychology Department main office, Garland 224. No appointment is needed. Bring your unofficial transcript (available on PAWS) and the name of your chosen faculty advisor.
  • Online Students (not on campus): As above, choose a Psychology faculty member to serve as your advisor, read the handbook, and take the online quiz. Then, send an email message to Anna Morehouse at que@uwm.edu indicating that you are an online student and will need the required paperwork to be sent via email. Please note that paperwork will only be sent after you have completed the quiz. Finally, return the completed paperwork to Anna Morehouse using the email address provided above.

How to Declare a Minor in Psychology

  • Complete Psych 101.
  • Complete at least 45 university credits before declaring your minor
  • Choose a Psychology department faculty member to be your Psychology advisor.
  • Complete the Declaration of Minor form in the Psychology Department main office, Garland 224. No appointment is needed. Bring your unofficial transcript (available on PAWS) and the name of your chosen faculty advisor.

Eligibility for Psychology 325

Psy 325 Eligibility