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Declare a Major

Major Declaration for Columbia College sophomores (Class of 2021) and other Columbia College students who need to declare will be open from March 12-15, 2019.

As a Columbia College student, you will declare your major online in March of your sophomore year.

Some departments (see list) require written departmental approval to finalize your declaration. Once the declaration period begins, you will log on to the site listed below to access a form which you will bring to the appropriate department to obtain approval.

If you want to change your major/concentration after the major declaration period, you can work with your advising dean to complete a change-of-major form.

Follow these instructions to declare your major, concentration, and/or special concentrations:

  1. Visit
  2. Enter your UNI and password.
  3. Select majors/concentrations from drop down menus.
  4. Select additional major, concentration, or special concentration from drop down menus (optional).
  5. Click "Submit."
  6. Check your email for a confirmation message and information about advising in your new department!



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