Double major applications and petitions to substitute an Institute Laboratory or REST subject will be accepted via email. Please send your completed form to

What you need to know

The Committee on Curricula (CoC) reviews and approves petitions to substitute an Institute Laboratory subject or a Restricted Elective in Science and Technology (REST) subject. The Committee also reviews and approves double major applications. Petitions are considered at CoC meetings during the academic year, and in all cases, the Committee’s decisions are final. Follow the links at the left for detailed information on each type of CoC petition.

Some key points to remember:

  • CoC petitions are available in PDF format. You will need to download and complete the appropriate form, carefully following the instructions.
  • You must print the form and obtain the required signatures before submitting it.
  • Completed petitions should be delivered to the Registrar’s Office in Room 5-115.

Other petitions

For information on other substitutions, visit the Communication Requirement or HASS Requirement pages.