University of Pennsylvania - College of Arts and Sciences

Arts & Sciences Curriculum

The curriculum provides a framework for students to explore the depth and breadth of a liberal arts education.

Courses & Academic Options

Students personalize their education through course selection and academic options like research and study abroad.

Advising & Resources

A strong network of advisors and resources supports a student’s academic and personal journey.

College Events

First Summer Session Begins
May 24, 2021
Memorial Day Observed
May 31, 2021
First Summer Session Ends
June 30, 2021
Second Summer Session Begins
July 1, 2021
Independence Day Observed
July 5, 2021

College Updates

Lightbulb Cafe

World Cafe-3025 Walnut
Faculty shed light on their research in the arts, humanities and social sciences


Check out OMNIA: articles, videos, profiles and all things Arts & Sciences


From the School of Arts & Sciences

Science Cafes

World Cafe-3025 Walnut
leading scientists who drop the jargon to explain their work. 

Policies & Procedures

You are encouraged to read the policies pertinent to your specific class or academic interests to make informed decisions throughout your undergraduate career.