Change of Major

  • Within School of Engineering - Students should meet with their academic adviser and then send an email to the Assistant Dean of the School of Engineering Office of Student Success to request the change.  The email should contain the student's name, ID number, current major and requested major.  If approved, the change of major will show up on Degreeworks, If not approved, they will receive an email explaining the reason for denial and the next steps. For Discover Engineering and Discover Engineering Technology majors who wish to declare a major, they should notify their academic adviser.
  • From the School of Engineering to a major within a different academic unit at the University of Dayton - Students should meet with an academic adviser of the school they 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, the student will remain with their current academic adviser in the School of Engineering.  The student must see their current adviser for signatures on all forms and to get their registration PIN.
  • From a non-Engineering major to a major within the School of Engineering - Students should meet with the Assistant Dean of the School of Engineering Office of Student Success to determine a plan for acceptance.
  • From the School of Engineering to a different College or University - Students should meet with their academic adviser and then fill out the 'Non-Returning Student Form' that can be found on Porches, Flyers Student Services page.

Contact

Office of Student Success

Kettering Laboratories 501 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0253

937-229-1221 

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