Step 2: Narrowing Choices By Gathering Information

Run a "What If" Degree Evaluation:

  1. Log on to myBanner.
  2. Click on Student tab.
  3. Go to Student Records.
  4. Click on myPath. Before running the " What If" option, you will need to know the type of degree for your major. See the Grand Valley catalog at the Degree Requirements link above.
  5. Click on the "What If" option on the left-hand side bar.
  6. Fill in the level of education, type of degree, and catalog year (the year you came to GVSU) from drop-down menu.
  7. Select a major or minor to add to chosen area of study.
  8. Click on "Process What-If" to run a " What-If" analysis.

When you are ready, here's how to Declare your Major: 

  1. Log into myBanner
  2. Click Student
  3. Click Student Records
  4. Click Change Major
  5. Click Change Major 1/Program
  6. Select your major program and click Submit
  7. Click Change to New Program and you're all set with this step