Change of College

Change of college
Minimum GPA Required

Students must have an established University of Arizona GPA of 2.75 or higher in order to change into Eller College of Management degree programs.  International/ESL students must also have qualifying test scores for English in UAccess.  

During the fall and spring semesters, current UA students who wish to change to or add Pre-Business in the Eller College of Management must attend a Change of College workshop and have a qualifying GPA.  International/ESL students must also have additional qualifying scores in UAccess to change to or add Pre-Business for any one of the following:

  • TOEFL 79+
  • IELTS 6.5+
  • SAT Critical Reading of 580+
  • ACT English of 21+
  • CESL Endorsement  

Change of College Workshops

Change of College workshops take place in McClelland Hall Room 204. The 1-hour workshop is tailored for current non-Eller UA Majors that:

  • Would like to change their current major to Pre-Business; or
  • Would like to add Pre-Business as a secondary degree

Interested students must RSVP and attend a Change of College workshop and bring with them a current Advisement Report.
To locate and print the Advisement Report:

  • Log into UAccess with your UA Net ID and password
  • Click on the “Advisement Report” option in the drop-down menu
  • Click on the “View Report as PDF” tab
  • Consider printing double sided, or 2 pages per sheet to reduce paper usage

To find the next available workshop or RSVP for a Change of College Workshop:

  • Click on the red "Advising: Schedule your Session in eSMS" button on the Undergraduate Programs home page or click here.
  • Log in using your UA Net ID and password.
  • From your eSMS Profile page select "New RSVP" from the top menu.  
  • Select "Undergraduate Programs Event" in the drop down menu, then click "Begin Search".
  • If workshops available, select the one of your choice.
  • During the Summer, if there are no workshops available advising appointments may be available.

Important Notes

Admission to Eller's upper-division Professional Program requires an application.  To review the application requirements and procedures, visit the Professional Admissions section of this website, noting the MIS/Math and Accounting sequence.

UA students, not already majoring in Eller, wishing to change or add Pre-Business into the Eller College must have a minimum GPA of 2.75, which is also the minimum GPA required to apply for Professional Admissions. 


For additional information, view our Admissions FAQs or contact us.