How to Apply: Undergraduate Admissions

Prospective Students

The Admissions Office can assist you in the transfer process. Before you apply, it is crucial to review the Requirements by Major section on the Transfer Students website. Some majors are closed to transfers, while many other majors require a higher GPA and/or specific course requirements in order to be considered for admission. If you decide to apply to the University of Delaware, it is important to know the deadlines for submitting applications. For information on the admission’s process, please visit the Undergraduate Admissions website.

Current Students at UD: Change of Major

If you are a student already enrolled at the University of Delaware, it is recommended to contact an Academic Advisor in the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology. Meeting the minimum criteria does not guarantee entry into a major; approval for change of major is contingent on available space. More information can be found on the Office of the University Registrar website.

Exercise Science – Students must have taken CHEM103 or 107, CHEM104 or 108, BISC207, BISC208 with a minimum grades of C- in each, have completed 28 credit hours at the University of Delaware, and have approximately a 3.0 GPA. Students must submit the “Change of Major” form in UDSIS from January 1-15 (for spring acceptance) or June 1-15 (for fall acceptance); students will be notified by February 1 or July 1 respectively.

Human Physiology – Students must have taken CHEM103 or 107, CHEM104 or 108, BISC207, BISC208 with a minimum grade of B- in each, have completed 28 credit hours at the University of Delaware, and have a 3.2 GPA. Students must submit the “Change of Major” form in UDSIS from January 1-15 (for spring acceptance) or June 1-15 (for fall acceptance); students will be notified by February 1 or July 1 respectively.

Sports Health – Students interested in this major must have completed one semester of KAAP 220, KAAP 309, or equivalent (departmental approval required) with C- of above and have a minimum GPA of 3.0.