A first time, first year B.A./B.S. student is eligible to declare a major by submitting the Major/Minor Declaration Form to the chairperson of the chosen department at the end of their first year or upon completion of 28 credits. To declare a major go to the appropriate academic department. The academic department will assign a major advisor. You can also declare a minor by visiting the academic department of interest. If you change your mind about the major and/or minor you originally select, it is possible to change to a different major simply by visiting the academic department of interest.