A Lifetime of Learning and Discovery

Being well educated involves developing an array of intellectual skills, having the ability to use a variety of methodologies to understand our changing world, and having a broad base of diverse knowledge.

Departments & Programs

Professor studies bone under a magnifying glass.
History professor
Women holding awards
Professor poses for the camera.
Political Science class
Faculty working in a lab.
Sociology professor lectures to a class.
A globe sitting on a table
An open book
Students sitting at a table outside the student union.
Academic advisor talks with a student.
19,000
alumni
30
different degrees
3,700
students
835
degrees awarded since 2017

What's Happening

woman at desk
Sep. 7, 2018

Do children raised by male caregivers have different perceptions of gender as a result of who raised them? This psychology major spent her summer exploring the question.

woman
Sep. 7, 2018

Some students spent their summer lounging peacefully at the pool. Zantana Ephrem spent hers studying just war theory.  

woman in front of sociology sign
Sep. 5, 2018

This student’s summer research on microaggressions against queer black males was no small task.

man in locker room
Aug. 24, 2018

UNLV professor Brad Donohue uses family behavior therapy to develop program to change sports culture and optimize athletic performance.

man in law library
Aug. 16, 2018

Professor Michael Bowers on writing the essential textbook on Nevada's political scoundrels and budget battles.

brain circuitry outlined in blue lights
Aug. 9, 2018

UNLV, Tufts University, and international research team offers new clues about which key proteins in the brain play a role in controlling epilepsy, anxiety, and other disorders.

Announcements

In The News

Accomplishments

Experts

Upcoming Events

Class Notes

Helpful Links

A student writing notes down in a notebook.

The College of Liberal Arts offers students a well-rounded education in the humanities and social sciences, and provides students with a solid foundation for a lifetime of learning and discovery. Below are helpful links for students, faculty and the community.

Stay Connected