Linguistics Petitions

Please contact the Linguistics undergraduate advisor, Sam Little, with any questions about these petitions. Her email is

These petitions are all College of Letters & Science or Registrar petitions. If you are in the College of Engineering or CCS, you may need a different petition. 

These petitions all also use DocuSign, please use your UCSB Net ID and password to log in.


Change of Major Petition: to switch from one major to another, or to drop from two majors to one major. This is a College of Letters & Science form only. If you are in the College of Engineering or College of Creative Studies, please contact either Sam Little or a college advisor for the correct petition. 

Double Major Petition: to add a second major, or to change your declared two majors. If adding a third major, please contact Sam Little or a college advisor for the forms. 

Late Add Petition: Please onctact the course instructor before completing this form. While instructors do not need to sign the form, the College of Letters & Science does require instructor approval still. Please email Letters & Science (, CC the course instructor, and include your perm number and the course number.

Late Drop Petition: this does not need to be approved by the course instructor.

Undergraduate Complete Withdrawal: this can only be used for Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters. For a summer withdrawal petition please contact the Summer Sessions office. 

Incomplete Grade Request: contact instructor for approval before completing this form! Please also note that the instructor's UCSB email MUST be used, only their email will work on the form. Contact Sam Little with any questions.


Linguistics Department Forms

These are all Linguistics Department specific forms, in Microsoft Word or pdf versions. Please note that all of these forms must be approved by a Linguistics faculty member before the undergraduate advisor can process them. Please contact the undergaduate advisor, Sam Little (, with any questions. 

LING 99: Word or pdf

LING 199: Word or pdf

LING 191: Word or pdf

LING 195ABC (honors thesis): Word or pdf