Student Affairs - Dean's Office

Applying to the College of Social Studies as a Sophomore Transfer

If you are interested in joining the College of Social Studies, Wesleyan's multidisciplinary major focusing on economics, government, history, and political and social theory, there are two spaces available at this time, and more spaces may possibly open up over the summer. You may learn more about the CSS by consulting our webpage, and if you have questions you may write to Professor John Bonin, Co-Chair, at or to Professor Wendy Rayack, Co-Chair, at The application form can be found on the website and must be filled in and sent to Mickie Dame at on or before noon on Friday, June 20, 2014. We will let you know by mid-July whether you have been admitted or placed on the wait list. If you are waitlisted and a space opens up, we will notify you immediately.  Please note that the major, which begins in the sophomore year, has an economics requirement.