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The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is the heart of KU. We are home to more than 50 departments, programs and centers, offering more than 100 majors, minors and certificates. We are a collaborative and creative community, committed to making the world better through inquiry and research.

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Find Your Passion

The College offers you the flexibility to complete your degree your way. Explore as many subjects as you like and pursue your passions. See what the College can offer you.

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The College in Action


“Along with the experience I am gaining, I am meeting many individuals with similar interests who are serving as valuable mentors to me.” -Trent Allen, political science & economics major and Department of Education intern

Learn more about Trent


Joanna Slusky, assistant professor of molecular biosciences and computational biology, received the New Innovator Award for her novel approach to combating antibiotic resistance.

Learn more about Professor Slusky


“Here I have found the support and guidance of amazing practicing artists who have taught me to understand art in a way that I never could have seen on my own.” -Juan José Castaño-Márquez, MFA Candidate, Visual Art

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Danny Caine, a creative writing MFA alum, is a bookstore owner and poet in Lawrence.

Learn why Danny is a Hawk to Watch