Apply for journalism major status

Once you have been accepted to the University of Nevada, Reno, you enter the Reynolds School as a pre-journalism major. Once you complete your first four journalism courses (JOUR 107, 108, 207 and 208), you can apply for journalism major status. Please find below the deadlines and application for applying for major status.

*Please note: This application is not for students applying to the university or those looking to declare or change a major or minor. Click the buttons below to find resources for those situations. 

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Priority deadlines for applying for journalism major status

  • March 1 for spring applications
  • October 1 for fall applications

Fill out the form below to apply for journalism major status.

Apply for major status form

Ensure that you have completed all fields in the form below and click the submit button to apply for major status.