Major/ Minor Declaration and Confirmation Processes

Students can complete their Major/Minor Declaration or Confirmation form online and submit it to their advisor, who will be able to approve it electronically. Students are expected to meet with their desired faculty advisor prior to submitting a new declaration or confirmation form. More information about the process can be found here

Please note that you can declare one major, two majors, or one major and one minor. If you are declaring more than one program, you will submit two separate declarations.

The new online Major/ Minor declaration form can be found via MyWellesley >> Administrivia >> Especially for Students >> Major/Minor Declaration and Confirmation Form


  • Sophomores going abroad - Tuesday, December 1, 2016.
  • Sophomores not going abroad the following year - Friday, March 3, 2017.
  • Senior Major/Minor Confirmation - Friday, October 28, 2016. 
  • Seniors' last day to add or drop a Major/Minor - Friday, February 24, 2017.

Individual Majors

The individual major process has not changed and information can be found here.

Peace & Justice Major

For more information, click here.