If you want to be a key person in the lives of children and families, HDFS is the right place to be!
If you are a current University of Illinois student
To change your major to HDFS, you need to fill out an application. You can apply the first week of classes for the Fall or Spring semester (Due dates August 31 or January 18). To apply mid-semester, application deadlines are October 26 and Mid-March for the 2017-2018 academic year.Download the Fall 2017 Application
We look for students who:
Suggested courses to explore the major are:
If you are transferring from another University
The first step is applying to the University of Illinois. You’ll work through the admissions office to complete the transfer process.Apply Now
Additional information about course requirements to transfer can be found on the Advising FAQ page.