COVID-19 Update

Online Appointments Available

Advisers are available to meet remotely via Zoom during our regular business hours. For University-wide updates on the coronavirus, please visit www.washington.edu/coronavirus.

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Schedule an Online Appointment

(206) 543-2550  •  141 Mary Gates Hall  •  advice@uw.edu

Choosing your major/courses

The University offers over 6500 undergraduate courses — how can you make the best choices for your needs and interests?

Choosing Courses

General education

Learn what components make up your undergraduate degree.

General Education

Majors

Your major consists of at least 50 credits and makes up about one-third of your bachelor’s degree program.

Majors and Minors