Pre-major Advising Schedule


  • Enroll in courses suggested on the Pre-major advising sheet including LIB 100 and US 102
  • Attend Pre-major Advising Session at Transitions

1st Year at Grand Valley

  • Respond to emails sent to you by Pre-major advisor
  • Schedule an appointment with your Pre-major advisor
  • Continue to meet with your Pre-major advisor to discuss major selection
  • Enroll in US 102 to find out more about your interests, skills, and abilities and how to connect this information to majors and careers
  • Attend Majors Fair in November to meet with faculty, staff, and alumni to learn more about majors and careers

2nd Year at Grand Valley

Declare your major:

  • Use the online system in myBanner to declare your major so you will be assigned an advisor in your major
  • Connect with appropriate Advising Center/faculty and attend events identified by the Career Center
  • Continue to use the GVSU Blueprint for Student Success 

Continue exploration as a Pre-major:

  • Enroll in US 102 or meet with a career counselor in the Career Center
  • Meet with your Pre-major advisor to integrate all the information you have learned about yourself and the courses you have completed to determine how they connect with majors and careers
  • Learn more about the major you plan to pursue by meeting with faculty identified by your Pre-major advisor
  • Connect with employers at the the GVSU Career Fair
  • To declare your major, use the online system in myBanner


Page last modified October 11, 2017