cautionPlease read the below information carefully if you are interested in transferring from Psychology to any one of Criminology, English, Environment & Urban Sustainability, Geographic Analysis, History, Politics and Governance, Philosophy, or Sociology for the Fall 2016 term .  Curriculum information for each of these programs may be found in the 2015-2016 calendar.   You also may choose to transfer from Psychology to one of the following three new double majors for Fall 2016:  English and HistoryEnglish and Philosophy; or History and Philosophy.

In order to transfer from Psychology to one of the above-listed programs for Fall 2016, please read and complete the Program Transfer Form.  (Do not apply through Ryerson’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions.)  You must meet the program’s transferability criteria in order to apply to transfer, and be accepted to the program.  Refer to page 2 of the attached Program Transfer Form for each program’s transfer criteria.

The form must be completed and returned to Sarah Carmichael (JOR-901) by no later than February 2, 2016.  You will not be charged a program transfer fee.


  • All applications/program changes will be considered subject to program capacity and on a competitive basis, and therefore program choice cannot be guaranteed.
  • You will be notified via email, by March 4, 2016, as to whether your program transfer has been approved.  This approval will be on the condition that you meet the program’s transferability criteria at the end of the Winter 2016 term.  If you fail to meet the program’stransferability criteria, the program change will be revoked and you will remain in this program
  • If you wish to transfer to any other Ryerson program that is not listed above, you must apply online through Ryerson Undergraduate Admissions.   Refer to Admissions Deadlines.

If you would like to discuss your program options prior to making a decision, contact Sonny Wong, Faculty of Arts Career Counselor,, for an individual and confidential appointment.