Declare Your Major

To declare a major in Sociology, simply complete the following steps:

  1. Click on the Declaration of Major Form link below:
    Declaration of Major Form »
  2. Fill out the Declaration of Major Form
  3. Submit the Declaration of Major Form

What happens next?

  1. An undergraduate faculty advisor will receive your submitted request to declare sociology as a major and will review your unofficial transcript.
  2. Within approximately 5-7 days, you will receive a detailed email from the sociology faculty advisor with your assessment.
  3. Your request to declare sociology as a major will be approved (unless otherwise stated) and filed as part of your student record.
  4. You have officially declared sociology as a major, WELCOME to the sociology department!

Undergraduate Faculty Advisors

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all sociology advising is currently taking place online. Virtual appointments are available upon request.

Prof. Timothy O’Brien, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Office: Bolton 744
E-mail: obrien34@uwm.edu

Prof. Cary Costello
Office: Bolton 738
E-mail: costello@uwm.edu

Prof. Aki Roberts
Office: Bolton 740
E-mail: aki@uwm.edu

Sociology Major Requirements