Declaring the Major

EXERCISE SCIENCE or SPORT MANAGEMENT

Students who wish to declare a major in Exercise Science or Sport Management must:

  1. Have completed a minimum of 1 semester at Rutgers University-New Brunswick with a minimum overall GPA of 2.0

    First Semester Transfer Students are eligible to declare if they have transferred into Rutgers University-New Brunswick with a minimum of 15 credits.

  2. Attend a department declaration meeting

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Fri., January 31st - Registration is Closed  1:00-3:00 PM Cook/Douglas
Tues., Feb. 11th   -  Registration is Closed 9:00-11:00 AM   Livingston
Wed., March 4th - Registration is Closed 9:00-11:00 AM    College Ave
Thurs., April 2nd Registered students will be emailed with more information   7:00-9:00 PM Online
Mon., April 27th  Registered students will be emailed with more information 7:00-9:00 PM Online

 

Students Registered Online for April 2nd or April 27th will be sent an email the morning of your Declaration Meeting Date. You will have the day to watch and listen to the Declaration Meeting in its entirety. At the end of the presentation you will be asked to enter a password and complete a short survey. Your advisor, Daria Gonzalez, will be available at 7:00 PM through WebEx. You will be provided with the link to join and ask questions.

Meetings for declaring a major are scheduled throughout the fall and spring semesters. Students must register online for one of these orientations. At the start of each semester, the link to register for a declaration meeting will be available and posted on the department website.  Registering for a declaration meeting indicates your attendance for a selected meeting date.  

Students in the Schools of Arts and Sciences (SAS) or the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS) will use the MyMajor system to submit the major declaration request. The declaration request will be approved after the student attends the department declaration meeting.  

SAS MyMajor System

SEBS MyMajor System

Students from other schools within Rutgers University-New Brunswick can declare a major in Exercise Science or Sport Management only with the approval of the Dean of their school.

As of Fall 2018, incoming SEBS students will not be able to declare a major in Sport Management.  Students who enrolled in SEBS Spring 2018 or earlier are eligible to declare a major in Sport Management.  All SEBS students are eligible to declare the Exercise Science major.