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Adding Economics as a Major

Deadlines for Change of Major Period

Students may change their majors during specific times of the year. For dates of Change of Major periods refer to the University Registrar's Office Change of Major Dates webpage.

Steps to Change Your Major


Students may add or change their primary major through HokieSpa during the designated Change of Application Deadlines.

1. For information about Economics and the options within the major schedule an Explore Economics meeting via Navigate with the Department's Undergraduate Advisor, Erika Perdue.


2. Complete Change of Major Application in Hokie Spa when Change of Major system is open.  Click the link for step-by-step instructions.


The Department of Economics accepts and processes requests for second majors at any time.

1. For information about Economics and the options within the major schedule an Explore Economics meeting via Navigate with the Department's Undergraduate Advisor, Erika Perdue.


2. Download and complete the Change of Major/Minor Form from the College of Science Forms page.


3. Submit the Change of Major/Minor Form to Erika Perdue via the Economics Document Submission Portal who will then submit it to the College of Science Dean’s Office.