Becoming a Major

Students must apply within the first, FULL three weeks of either the Fall or Spring semester.

Students must meet the following two requirements:

1) Successful completion of at least 39 credits. (Students who are members in good standing of the University Honors Program may apply after completing 23 credits at UConn.)

2a) Cumulative GPA of at least 2.6

Journalism_GPA Application  (GPA of 2.6 or higher)

~ OR ~

2b) Cumulative GPA below 2.6 and a personal essay

Journalism_Essay Application (GPA lower than 2.6)