Change of Major and Transition Events

Are you considering applying to a major in the College of Engineering and Applied Science? CEAS offers opportunities for Freshman Engineering Program (FEP), Change of Major, and Transition students to learn more about applying to our programs. Here’s how to get started.

Join our CEAS Change of Major and Transition Canvas community

We created a Canvas community to send out important announcements, share resources, and build a network of future CEAS students. Join our Canvas community!

Spring 2022 Semester

Did you miss one of our earlier events? Watch the recording! 

This vs. That

Take a deep dive with CEAS faculty to explore the similarities and differences between related majors.

  • February 14 – 18 (TBA) – Registration opens 2/1

CEAS Research Fair

Learn about Research in CEAS and how you can get involved. Attend panel discussions and chat with CEAS researchers between classes.

  • Thursday, February 24 11am-3pm (4th Floor Mantei Center): Register

CEAS Classroom Simulation

Are you curious about what it’s like to take an engineering class at UC? Attend our CEAS Classroom Simulation session to get some hands-on engineering experience and learn how your interests relate to your future CEAS major.

  • Monday, March 7 2:45pm-3:45pm (3230 Rec Center) – Registration opens 2/21

Meet Your Future CEAS Advisor

Sign up for a one-on-one consultation with your future CEAS advisor so you can start planning your path to co-op and graduation. Starting March 1, sign up by visiting our CEAS Change of Major and Transition Canvas community and navigate to the “Meet with your Future CEAS Advisor” module.

  • March 23–April 8

What to Expect When You’re Accepted

Current and future applicants can attend this session to learn more about what to expect during the application review process. We’ll answer questions like: When will I hear back about my application? What if I fall just below the GPA criteria? How soon can I register for major-specific classes?

Questions? Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding change of major and transition events, please contact