Change of Major

Changing your major to Biology, Chemistry, or Computer Science

Beginning Fall 2014, all students interested in declaring a degree in Biological Sciences, Chemistry or Computer Science major must first register for and attend a Change of Major Workshop for the specific major you are interested in. This is an informational workshop that details important information about the degree and the College of Science and the process for declaring the major. Please do not schedule an appointment with an advisor prior to attending the Change of Major workshop.  The workshop days and times for each specific major are now posted and available for you to register for. Space is limited; In order to attend you must register online to secure your spot using the College of Science Advising Center's appointment system by clicking here. First time users will need to create a username and password. Once you are logged on to the appointment system, select your workshop choice using the "workshop" drop-down menu. To register for your workshop choice, you will need to click the date highlighted in blue at the bottom of the workshop description. This will allow you to finalize your workshop registration.

If you have any questions or challenges registering for the workshop, please contact the College of Science Advising center at 408-924-5193.


Changing your major to Geology, Mathematics/Statistics. Meteorology/Climate Science and Physics/Astronomy

Students should contact that department directly for more information about the process. Click here for a list of College of Science Departments.