While some people seem to have always known what they wanted to be when they grew up, most of us take much longer to find our way.

If you’re embarking on your college career and still deciding about your area of study, don’t panic. There’s plenty of time — and plenty of people to help you make that important decision.

Crouse Center for Academic Advising

Your academic advisor, located in the Crouse Center for Academic Advising, is dedicated to helping you sift through your options and determine a path for your future. In addition to helping you decide on an area of study, your advisor will help you:

  • Select classes
  • Add or drop classes
  • Change—or add—majors or minors
  • Determine courses you need to graduate

Academic Programs

With all the outstanding academic programs available to you, it won’t take long for you to settle into one that is just right for you.

Career Exploration

The staff in Career Services can meet with you individually to discuss your career goals, and what types of careers are available in each major. You can take online assessments that will help you learn more about yourself and the majors and careers that best match your values, interests, and personality. Career Services staff will give you tips and suggestions to help you explore major options, giving you the confidence in making a decision on a major that is right for you.

On the Aurora campus, you can choose from more than 40 undergraduate majors and minors.