Advising for Students Changing Major or College

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If you are changing your major or college, including transitioning from UC Blue Ash or Clermont College to Clifton Campus, the following information will help you guide you through the process. If you have any questions related to this process, please contact our advising team.


Exploring majors?

Are you thinking about changing your major, but don’t know where to start? The My Majors tool allows students to complete a short assessment and receive results specific to UC’s majors.

Take this first step to finding your best fit major and then reach out to our advising team to talk more about your options.


Changing majors?

We can help you find the most direct path into your next academic program. Don’t have a plan b? No problem, we can help you start the process toward identifying an alternative major at UC.

How to change your major/college

Step 1: Find your desired major and check its admission criteria.

Step 2: Access the Change of College form on the Registrar's Office website by clicking the button below. Follow the instructions on the page and submit the form.

Step 3: Once you have submitted the form, the faculty and staff of your desired major will evaluate your academic record and inform you about the transition process.

If you have any questions regarding the application procedure, please contact our advising team.


Transition Scholarships and Awards

If you are graduating with an associate degree from UC Clermont or UC Blue Ash and planning to complete an on-campus bachelor’s degree program at the Clifton campus, you may be eligible for the Regional to Clifton Transition Scholarship and/or the Transition Access Award. Please note that these awards/scholarships are not available for enrollment in programs designated as online/distance learning.

Learn more about Transition Scholarships and Awards


Transfer & Transition Welcome Events


Led by our Transfer and Transition Advising team

Are you starting classes at UC Clifton in the Fall of 2023? We have a great opportunity for you to get to know UC and the resources you'll need to be successful. These three in-person events provide you with the opportunity to build some social connections with fellow transfer & Transition students, learn about University resources, and tour our beautiful campus. We will discuss frequently asked questions, UC Technology, and how to get involved on campus.

Thursday, June 22nd (10:30am - 5:00pm) - Click here to Register

Thursday, July 6th (10:30am - 5:00pm) - Click here to Register

Thursday, July 13th (10:30am - 5:00pm) - Click here to Register

Virtual via Zoom

Led by our Transfer and Transition Advising team

Are you starting classes at UC Clifton in the Fall of 2023? We have a great opportunity for you to get to know UC and the resources you’ll need to be successful. These virtual events make it easy for you to log in, gain the information to get your best start, and meet people - from the comfort of your couch. We will discuss frequently asked questions, technology used at UC, how to get involved on campus and more.

Friday, July 28th (1:00pm - 3:00pm) Click here to Register

Friday, August 4th (10:00am - 12:00pm) - Click here to Register

Thursday, August 10th (1:00pm - 3:00pm) - Click here to Register 

Resources for Transition Students

Accessibility Resources

Learn how the Accessibility Resources Office empowers students with disabilities through accommodations and support services.

Career Education            

Resources for your career planning, such as job search preparation, profile assessment, and coaching.

Learning Commons

Academic tutoring, writing assistance, and supplemental instruction for students, with both individual and group options.

Majors & Programs

Search among more than 250 undergrad majors and programs, and learn more about admission requirements and courses.

Enrollment Services (formerly known as One Stop)

The portal for all things related to registration, student records, student accounts, financial aid, and collections.

African American Cultural and Resource Center

The center helps prepare students to become effective leaders, and plays a key role in the mission of the university.

Bearcat Card

The Bearcat Card is both your student ID and a pre-paid debit card that can be used at over 400 locations on and off-campus.

Ethnic Programs & Services

The center enhances the cultural, ethnic and racial awareness of the entire university community and supports the needs of students of color.

LGBTQ Center

An inclusive campus community that welcomes people of all sexual orientations and gender identities and provides support, resources, and advocacy.

Off-Campus Housing

Fellow transfer students are looking for roommates. Sign up and find your new home today!

Student Activities and Learning Development

Get involved on campus with more than 500 student organizations, as well as activities and cultural programs for students.

Student Health Insurance

Learn more about the SHI eligibility requirements, coverage, enrollment, charges, and deadlines.

Veterans Programs & Services

Find out how you can use your VA benefits at Cincinnati and learn more about veteran-specific activities and programs.


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