Change of College into L&S

Interested in a change of college to Letters and Science? The deadlines for the change of college petitions:
Fall semester: first day of classes through November 1
Spring semester: first day of classes through June 1

If you cannot schedule a Change of College appointment by the deadline, please call the Office of Undergraduate Advising at 510-642-1483.

Please attend a workshop to help you prepare for the Fall 2015 or Spring 2016 petition period for change of college into Letters and Science. Plan to arrive on time for the workshops, all of which take place in 262 Evans Hall. Workshops begin on time - no late admittance.

Fall 2015

  • Sept 1, 3:30pm
  • Sept 16, 1pm
  • Oct 2, 3pm
  • Oct 15, 9:30am
  • Oct 29, 3:30pm
  • Nov 18, 4pm

Spring 2016

  • Jan 27, 1pm
  • Feb 19, 2pm
  • March 9, 4pm
  • April 5, 3:30pm
  • May 3, 10:30am
  • May 20, 10am



How to Petition into Letters and Science


Students with fewer than 60 units completed include

  • Written statement describing academic plans and reasons for requesting admission into the College of Letters and Science

Students with 60 or more units completed prepare

3. Incomplete or late petitions will not be accepted or reviewed. Petitions will be reviewed during 30-minute pre-scheduled appointments with a College Adviser at 206 Evans Hall.