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Choose a Major

Over 2,000 UT students exploring majors are enrolled in the school each year, making UGS students the second largest cohort at the university. Over 65% of UT students change their majors at least once—it’s normal not to know exactly what you want to study when you get to college.

Meet successful students who started in the School of Undergraduate Studies.

Selecting a Major on your UT Application

Want to explore your options at UT once you get here? Select the School of Undergraduate Studies as your first or second choice.

Use Wayfinder to learn about all your academic options before selecting a first and second choice major on your application.

Choosing a Major after Arriving at UT

Meet with an academic advisor in the Vick Center for Strategic Advising & Career Counseling.

Learn about internal transfers.

Attend an internal transfer information session.

Meet with a career counselor.

Take a career assessment.

Visit the advising office for your major of interest.