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Graduate Programs: Add/Change Major Process

Any current graduate student at UW-Madison wanting to apply to a Human Ecology PhD, MFA, or MS program will need to do so using the Graduate School's add/change major form and submit additional materials directly to the Human Ecology Graduate Program office.


12/1 for Human Ecology PhD and Human Ecology MS

1/1 for Human Ecology MFA. All application materials must be received by the application deadline. 


Indicate your intentions to apply by submitting the Graduate School add/change major form.

Submit additional application materials to the School of Human Ecology (SoHE) Graduate Program office.

All add/change major applications will be reviewed among the other new applications received for that year. 


All application materials require the add/change major form, original graduate school application, personal statement, writing sample, portfolio (if applicable), transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation.

Letters of recommendation can be new letters submitted by the recommender directly to the SoHE Graduate Program Office or letters from the original application to UW-Madison may be used. 

All application materials should be uploaded to the BOX folder


Any questions about the add/change major process or applying to the Human Ecology graduate programs can be directed to the Human Ecology Graduate Programs Office ( 

Keywords:applications, admissions, add/change major   Doc ID:115242
Owner:Michelle H.Group:School of Human Ecology
Created:2021-12-14 10:31 CSTUpdated:2022-10-26 12:26 CST
Sites:School of Human Ecology
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