Undeclared / Exploratory

When you Choose the University of New Haven, you’ll never be alone on the path to finding your perfect college major.

If you don’t know which major to choose or feel uncertain about one you are leaning towards, you are not alone.  For many students, entering college as an Exploratory student is an excellent way to begin a successful college career.  In fact, there can be real advantages to starting out Exploratory. 

One-on-One Guidance

Not sure what you want to major/minor in at the University of New Haven? No problem. Our undeclared students receive one-on-one attention from a support team that includes your academic advisor, career advisors, and success coaches. Our goal is the same as yours: to help you find a major that suits your career interests, skills and personality.

At the University of New Haven, each student is on a guided program, beginning before you even get to campus, helping you explore areas of possible interest while working to keep you on track to graduate in four years. Our talented team of faculty and staff are there to support you every step of the way to finding the perfect major and your dream career!

Your Own Support Team

There are so many people on campus that want you to succeed and find your passion. Students have access to a variety of resources throughout the course of their studies at the University of New Haven. Students will have access to:

Plenty of Options

With nearly 100 majors and 50 minors, a nationally recognized Experiential Education program, and a dedicated program in which Exploratory students work one-on-one with experienced advisors and counselors, the University of New Haven is an ideal place to discover the major that is right for you!  Exploration leads to discovery!

Want to learn more about all the academic programs offered at the University? Click here to see a complete list. 

Related Programs

If you are interested in Undeclared/Exploratory studies, you may also want to find out more about our Liberal Studies program.

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