Declare a Philosophy Major

Students who wish to declare a major in philosophy should contact Peter Harle, undergraduate advisor, or Professor Sarah Holtman, director of undergraduate studies. Previous coursework, if relevant, will be looked at to guide students through the declaration process.

Questions that can be answered include, but are not limited to:

  • Course selection
  • Academic interests and long-term goals
  • Directed study
  • Petitions to use coursework from other departments
  • Extracurricular learning and engagement
  • University policies and procedures
  • Learning abroad
  • Campus support resources
  • Student transfer work
  • Fulfilling major/minor requirements