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Who We Are

In the College of Arts and Science, we pursue both personal discovery and world-scale impact to address the most enduring challenges of our time. Through research, teaching, and service, we explore deeply, encourage curiosity, forge connections, and cross boundaries. We are informed by the art and inspired by the science of how the world works and what makes us human.

When art + science come together, anything is possible.


Who We Are 2022-23

Undergraduate Students:

4,150+ from 92 countries

Graduate Students:

600+ from 60 countries

Our 635 full-time faculty include:

American Academy of Arts & Sciences, American Philosophical Society, National Academy of Medicine, and National Academy of Sciences Members; Pulitzer and Dan David Prize Winners; Carnegie, Guggenheim, and MacArthur Fellows 

Innovative Programs:

Andean Archaeology; Astronomy; Biochemistry & Chemical Biology; Climate & Environmental Studies; Communication of Science & Technology; Creative Writing; Digital Narratives & New Media; Evolution; Legal History; Medicine, Health & Society; Neuroscience; Political Institutions

100+ majors & minors

20 graduate programs

7:1 student-to-faculty ratio

13 Fulbright Scholars students/alumni awarded for 2022-23

$43 million+ in external research grants