Because of its self-designed nature, students must apply to major in Globalization Studies. To apply for the major, students can download the application form (PDF), save it to their computers, and email the completed form to the Globalization Studies Advisory Committee (GS@cnav.gettysburg.edu) (GSAC).
After familiarizing themselves with the basic program requirements, students should begin preparing their application in consultation with a GSAC faculty member. Each faculty member has research interests and course offerings listed.
Application due dates for the 17/18 Academic Year are:
Fall 2017: September 25, October 30, November 27
Spring 2018: January 29, February 26, March 26.
Your application will be reviewed by GSAC the first Monday of the month following your submission.
Schedule a meeting with a Globalization Studies Advisor:
Make an appointment
Request for Course Change
Students who have applied and been accepted into the major may petition to have another course count towards their thematic or regional tracks if they are unable to take the courses they originally proposed. Fill out the Request for Course Change (PDF)form and save it to your computer. Then, email this to your advisor, who will approve it and forward it to the program chairperson, Prof. Alvaro Kaempfer.