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COVID-19 UPDATES: Spring Semester Information

Current VCU Students

Change or add Major/Minor

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Submit an Online Application

All change of major/minor applicants to VCUarts must submit a change of major or change of minor application online. This process is for currently enrolled VCU students. Current VCUarts students should speak with their advisor before submitting these forms.

This online application asks for your personal and contact information, current and preferred curriculum. Any required supplemental materials (audition, essays, portfolio) will be shared after submitting a Change of Major/Minor request.

Important Deadlines

Spring 2021 Deadline

November 1, 2021 — Deadline for change of major/minor applicants to Art Foundation, Art History, Dance, Fashion Merchandising, Music and Theatre tracks.

The following Visual & Design programs will review Spring change of major/minor applications only from students who have completed VCU’s Art Foundation program: Art Education, Communication Arts, Craft/Material Studies, Graphic Design*, Kinetic Imaging, Interior Design*, Fashion Design, Photography + Film, Painting + Printmaking, and Sculpture + Extended Media.

*Please meet with an advisor for major-specific course limitations for spring admits.

Fall 2021 Deadlines

January 15, 2021 — Deadline for change of major/minor applicants to Dance and Choreography, Music and Theatre.

April 1, 2021 — Deadline for change of major/minor applicants to every department other than Dance and Choreography, Music and Theatre.

Change of major/minor applicants to visual arts and design departments that submit complete applications by the deadline will receive a decision by June 1st.

Major or Minor Specific Requirements

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