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 Updates

Course Selection Period Begins August 24. Featured

 Students can refine their schedules using Penn InTouch until Sept. 17.   

Incoming First-Year Students Featured

Check your email today to learn who your pre-major and peer advisors are!

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: Helen Fetaw, C'18 Featured

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: Helen Fetaw, C'18

Science and Lightbulb Cafes

Penn Science / Lightbulb Cafe lecture series at World Cafe Live

Omnia

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

New Faculty

New standing faculty members in the School of Arts & Sciences

FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Arthur Waldron

FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Arthur Waldron discusses lessons from the Vietnam War.

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.