There are some sophomores who know exactly what they want to major in. There are some sophomores who have narrowed it down to two or three disciplines or subjects. And there are some sophomores who are still trying to figure out what they want to spend the next five semesters exploring in depth. While second-semester sophomores declare their majors by October 29, 2010, first-semester sophomores declare their majors between February 3 and March 5, 2011.
Obviously, you want to find an area of inquiry that excites you intellectually, keeps you interested, challenges you, and inspires you to learn more. What have you found you are passionate about? (And if you are still looking, that’s okay!). Check out check out the major declaration website at http://www.wesleyan.edu/deans/major_declaration/index.html, talk with your advisor, professors, and class dean, and stay tuned for the Major Tips #2.