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Office of Student Success

Change of Major

  • Within School of Engineering — To request a change of major, you should meet with your academic adviser to discuss the change. Then fill out the “Request a Change of Major to or within Engineering” form that can be found on Porches, Engineering. Discover Engineering and Discover Engineering Technology majors can declare a major by meeting with your academic adviser.
  • From the School of Engineering to a major within a different academic unit at the University of Dayton — To request a change of major, you should meet with an academic adviser of the school that you are planning to transfer into to determine acceptance criteria and process to switch. Until the change of major is processed by the new academic unit, you will remain with your current academic adviser in the School of Engineering. You must see your current adviser for signatures on all forms and to receive your registration PIN.
  • If you are interested in changing majors to the School of Business, then refer to the School of Business Internal Transfer Information flyer for important information.
  • From a non-engineering major to a major within the School of Engineering — You should meet with the Assistant Dean of the School of Engineering Office of Student Success to determine a plan for acceptance. Then fill out the "Request a Change of Major to or within Engineering" form that can be found on Porches, Flyer Student Services.
  • From the School of Engineering to a different college or university — You should meet with your academic adviser and complete the 'Non-Returning Student Form' that can be found on Porches, Flyer Student Services.

CONTACT

Office of Student Success

Kettering Laboratories
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0253
937-229-1221
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