Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Arts (2011/2012)
3 Admission to the Bachelor of Arts General Degree Programs

These regulations shall also apply to multidisciplinary and interdepartmental programs. In such cases, the student should contact the Program Co-ordinator or supervisor.

  1. Declaration of the Bachelor of Arts as a degree program may be made at the time of application to the University or by means of the DECLARATION/CHANGE OF ACADEMIC PROGRAM form following admission to the University. This form maybe be obtained at www.mun.ca/regoff/registration/Declare_Change_Acad_Prog_AS_0610.pdf or in-person at the Office of the Registrar.

  2. A student who intends to complete a degree in the Faculty of Arts must also declare a Major and Minor (or second Major) chosen according to the Major Program and the Minor Program below. In most cases, this declaration may be made at the time of application to the University or, following admission to the University, by means of the DECLARATION/CHANGE OF ACADEMIC PROGRAM form, which must be submitted to the Office of the Registrar.

  3. A student is encouraged to declare a Major and Minor (or second Major) no later than the semester in which they next attend the University following completion of 18 credit hours in courses applicable to their program(s).

  4. A student is strongly advised to consult with departments or program coordinators or supervisors before making a declaration to the department or program of his/her intended Major or Minor.

  5. In the case of programs with authorized admission requirements which go beyond the general admission requirements of the University, a student should make formal application to the department, coordinator or supervisor after completion of the program's admission requirements.