Declaring Anthropology

The prerequisite to declare Anthropology is one ANT course or permission from the Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS).  ANT 201, Introduction to Anthropology, is highly recommended.

Declaring Anthropology FAQs 

Already decided to declare ANT?  Welcome to New Majors!  See Step-by-Step Instructions.

If you need help deciding whether Anthropology is a good fit for you, or the prerequisite has not been met:

Come to the Anthropology Sophomore Open House!
Wednesday, 3/22/2023
12:15 - 1:15 pm

Open house, with a short presentation at 12:35 pm, followed by Q&A

We urge you to attend the open house if at all possible. If you cannot attend the open house due to class conflicts or obligations, please:

  • Make an appointment for a meeting with the Director of Undergraduate Studies Professor Julia Elyachar on Bookings and sign up for any of the blocks dedicated to sophomore advising, on March 28-29
  • If you cannot make the sophomore advising times, sign up for another one of Prof. Elyachar’s advising hours.
  • If none of those times works for you due to classes or practice, please send an email to [email protected] and list a few possibilities. 

If you are sure about Anthropology being a good fit for you and you have satisfied the prerequisite:


Declaring Anthropology FAQs.

Majoring in Anthropology to see requirements for concentrators.

Anthropology Contacts

Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS)
Dr. Onur Günay
Lecturer in Anthropology
313 Aaron Burr Hall
[email protected]

Contact the Anthropology DUS by email.
Students seeking ANT credit for course taken at another institution
See instructions here.

Undergraduate Program Manager
Kelly A. Lake
114 Aaron Burr Hall (inside Room 116)
(609) 258-5535
[email protected]
(General contact for matters related to the undergraduate program in Anthropology)