Frequently Asked Questions
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There are many resources available to help students choose a major. Visit the Undecided? page on this website for information.
Learning Support Services provides help to students with time management, note taking and test taking strategies. Tutoring for specific courses is also available. For more information, visit Learning Support Services.
Yes. Credit earned at another accredited institution can be transferred to Linfield and applied toward a student’s academic program. Students wishing to take classes at another school may obtain pre-approval for such work by completing the Approval for Study at a Domestic Institution Outside Linfield College form (available from the Registrar’s office).
Students are welcome to change advisors at any time, however once a major has been chosen, the advisor must be in that department. Change of advisor requires signatures from the old and new advisor. Students uncertain about the choice of a new advisor should ask for assistance from the Office of Academic Advising.
It is not required to declare an advisor in each of your majors, though you must have a faculty advisor in the department of one of your majors. However, you are strongly encouraged to consult faculty members in each of your majors.