Mission

The Office for Undeclared Students supports student success by partnering with faculty and staff across campus to help undeclared students explore and engage in their educational and personal purpose. To advance undeclared student success in choosing a major leading to graduation, we collaborate with the following campus partners:

  • Academic Departments
  • Advising & Evaluations
  • Alumni Association
  • Associated Students and the Undeclared College Council
  • Career Services
  • College Assistant Deans

New Student Orientation
Undeclared freshmen are encouraged to participate in the "Undeclared Session" during New Student Orientation. Here you will learn strategies to choose a major, Career Services support during your major exploration process and Fall 2018 class schedule recommendations. Register for New Student Orientation.

Undeclared Student Resources
Upon entering SDSU, all undeclared students should

To maximize student success, we encourage all incoming undeclared freshmen to complete the above during their first year.

For walk-in advising information, see the calendar at the bottom of this page


Important reminder:
you must declare a major by the time you complete 70 units. If you are still undeclared at 70+ units earned, a registration hold will be placed on your record until you officially declare your major at the Office of the Registrar.

Undeclared students can increase their likelihood of graduating within four years, if they develop a thoughtful plan in choosing a major by seeking mentoring and advice from a variety of campus resources:

Explore SDSU
Thanks to everyone who attended the undeclared sessions at Explore SDSU. A pdf version of the presentation is available here: Explore SDSU presentation

New Student Orientation
We look forward to seeing all new undeclared students and their families at the new student orientation in July. Information is available here.

New for Fall 2017 - GEN S 280 student reports on being undeclared!

Read the informational (and inspirational) reports written by undeclared first year students enrolled in GEN S 280.

View the @state Newsletter

Advising Calendar