The university accepts change of major applications three times per year (end of fall, end of spring, end of summer). Students can view the specific dates here.

There are two types of majors at Virginia Tech, restricted and non-restricted. Restricted majors have specific criteria students must meet to be eligible to declare. Please review the restricted majors website for a complete list of restricted majors and their criteria.

Non-Engineering Majors:

Step 1: Attend an information session or schedule an appointment with an academic advisor in the intended major
Step 2: Submit a change of major application

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    1. To declare a primary major: Change of Major Application on Hokie Spa
    2. To add a secondary major: Change of Major/Minor Form (appropriate form can be located using the links on the right)

Non-Engineering Minors:
Step 1:
 Attend an information session or schedule an appointment with an academic advisor in the intended minor
Step 2: Submit a Change of Major/Minor Form (appropriate form can be located using the links on the right)