Sign-In Information for Class of 2025
The Department of History offers the opportunity to explore your interests through scholarly research, regular interaction with peers and faculty, and consistent support and guidance throughout your time in the department.
In addition, we offer unique opportunities such as a dedicated History Writing Group, a welcome picnic in fall, the opportunity to publish in our student-run journal Princeton Historical Review, a graduate mentor program and more.
Step One: Choose History Concentration in TigerHub
Indicate your concentration on TigerHub between March 30 - April 17 and complete your DAPF. If you plan to concentrate in History of Science, you may indicate this by selecting a sub-plan in TigerHub. The election of a sub-plan is optional; you may leave the field blank. If you are unsure about which sub-plan to elect or if you have questions, contact Judie Miller.
Effective January 2023, the prerequisite requirement for entering the History concentration are one course at the 200 or 300 level, and a second course recommended (but not required).
Step Two: Sign up for an Advising Appointment
When you are ready to declare, make an appointment with a History adviser. At this meeting you will:
- review the courses you have taken
- select your History courses for the Fall 2023 term
- select your History 400 Junior Seminar
PLEASE NOTE: All History Juniors must take a HIS 400 Jr Seminar in Fall 2023. You may view descriptions for this year's seminar choices. You will not be able to enroll in HIS 400 until you have declared your concentration; seminar sizes are limited.
In addition to HIS 400, History concentrators must complete nine additional History courses including a set of thematic and geographical distribution requirements, two junior papers, a senior thesis and senior departmental examination to graduate,
Welcome to History!