LALS Major/Minor Declaration


To Declare a Single Major in LALS:

1. Pass LALS 1 or another lower-division LALS course.

2. Download and complete the student portion of the Petition for Major/Minor Declaration.

3. Come to the LALS Advising Office at 32 Merrill College to meet with an advisor.*

*To Declare a Double Major, Combined Major, or Minor in LALS, first get a signature from your other major advisor. You can review department major declaration procedures or visit your department office or website to learn how best to proceed.


Major Advising 

LALS students and prospective students can meet with an LALS advisor at any time we are available, regardless of whether the student has declared the major. We can help you complete an Academic Planning Form or a Major Worksheet for the LALS major and combined majors with Politics and Sociology.