University of Pennsylvania - School of Arts and 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

Laura J. Alber, C'90, and Ned Klingelhofer Endow Professorship

The gift creates the Alber-Klingelhofer Presidential Professorship.

View Article >
Roberto Gonzales Appointed Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor

Gonzales will hold joint appointments in the Department of Sociology and in the Graduate School of Education.

View Article >
Joseph Subotnik Named American Physical Society Fellow

Joseph Subotnik, Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Chemistry, has been named a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS).

View Article >
Eleni Katifori Awarded an American Physical Society Early Career Award

The Katifori group's research seeks to uncover the physical principles behind the function and development of complex biological flow systems.

View Article >
Gabriel Raeburn Receives Dissertation Grant

The Ph.D. candidate was awarded funds by the National Institute of Social Sciences.

View Article >
Marsha Lester Named Browne Professor

Marsha I. Lester has been appointed the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Chemistry.

View Article >
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.