University of Pennsylvania - School of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

The undergraduate division of Penn Arts and Sciences, the College is the academic home for more than 6,200 students and provides a liberal arts foundation for all Penn's undergraduates. Spanning more than 50 majors and 2,000+ courses, the College offers a unique take on the classic liberal arts education.

Graduate Division

The home of doctoral programs in the arts and sciences, with more than 30 graduate groups that award the Ph.D., as well as a number of programs leading to the degrees of Master of Arts, Master of Science, and Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.).

College of Liberal and Professional Studies

LPS is the home of lifelong learning at Penn, with options for high school, undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, graduate, summer, and online studies as well as customizable professional training with courses that span across disciplines.

Arts & Sciences News

2022 Klein Family Social Justice Grants Awarded

The faculty-led projects will contribute to the achievement of social justice through research, teaching, and community engagement.

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Diana Mutz Wins APSA Best Book Award

The award from the American Political Science Association recognizes the best new book on government, politics, or international affairs.

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May graduate Ethan Kallett Named a 2022 Yenching Scholar

Kallett was awarded full funding to pursue an interdisciplinary master’s degree in China studies, with a concentration in economics and management, at the Yenching Academy of Peking University in Beijing.

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Ramanan Raghavendran Named Chair of SAS Board of Advisors

Michael Price steps down following successful conclusion to Power of Penn Arts and Sciences Campaign.

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Excellence Through Diversity Fund Recognizes Melissa Sanchez

Sanchez focuses her research and teaching on feminism, queer theory, and 16th- and 17th-century literature.

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Projects for Progress Recipients

Two Penn Arts & Sciences students are part of teams aiming to reduce cancer and improve public schools.

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Omnia

OMNIA, the premier publication for all things Penn Arts & Sciences, features a diverse array of faculty, students, and alumni who are blazing trails on a global level.