Make an Appointment

In response to the COVID-19 virus situation, all undergraduate advising appointments will be offered via Zoom until campus resumes normal operations. Zoom is available to all UW students free of charge. Be sure to download the software ahead of your appointment if don't already have it installed on your laptop or phone.

You can make an appointment with the undergraduate adviser, Gina Gould, using our online scheduling calendar. Gina will email you a link before your Zoom appointment.

Make an Appointment

Note: appointments must be made 8 hours in advance.

Please contact Gina directly at if you need to make alternative arrangements for advising.


You may also email your questions directly to Gina at

Declaring The Major

Students who have completed 10 credits of Philosophy and have a 2.00 cumulative GPA may declare a philosophy major at anytime. Simply make an appointment with the department’s adviser, as described above.

For more information about declaring the major in History & Philosophy of Science see the HPS Major page.


During the suspension of in-person class meetings, all in-person graduate advising is suspended as well. We continue to be available via email for questions or to set up an advising meeting via Zoom.


Please contact Graduate Program Coordinator, Colin Marshall (, or Graduate Program Adviser ( for assistance with questions you may have.