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

College Student Honors and Awards

Learn more about College students who have received recent grants and other awards.

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Penn Arts & Sciences Office of Advancement Communications Team Receives Four CASE Awards

The Circle of Excellence Awards recognized cover design, feature writing, and the OMNIA podcast, In These Times.

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Donna Huryn Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

The professor of chemistry was honored by the Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Women in Science.

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Matthew Stitt Appointed as Fels Distinguished Fellow

He will help equip Fels students to engage in today’s critical policy issues and to create a more diverse and equitable public sector.

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Yun Ding Selected as Searle Scholar

The assistant professor of biology is studying how neural circuits evolve to generate new behaviors.

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Michael Kahana Leads Team Awarded $3.4 million to Study the Treatment of Memory Loss in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

A team of neuroscientists led by Michael Jacob Kahana has launched a $3.4 million project aimed at developing and testing new therapeutics for treating memory loss in patients with traumatic brain injury.

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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.