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About LA&PS

Why choose LA&PS? As the largest and most diverse liberal arts faculty in Canada, we provide a personalized educational experience that gives you the skills you need to achieve well-being and academic success, and fulfill your career aspirations.

Four solid reasons to join the 22,000+ students in our Faculty:

  • Exceptional programs that prepare you for a meaningful career.
  • 90+ undergrad degrees and certificates. Customize your program to fit your needs.
  • 22 master’s and 16 PhD programs. Purposeful research that creates positive change, driven by students’ curiosity.
  • 650+ diverse faculty members. Instructors bring their outstanding research into your classroom experience.

Our Values

Discover the academic standards and principles that underline all of what we do as the Faculty of LA&PS.

Leadership Team

Meet our Dean and find out how your academic achievements can be celebrated in the Dean’s Circle of Scholars.

Academic Plan

Have your say in the Faculty’s very first academic plan. Help us to set our priorities, strategy, and vision for the next five years through a series of town halls, surveys and other engagements.


Get the latest LA&PS announcements, research news, events and social media posts.

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Events Calendar

Across the Faculty, our events provide student supports, celebrate our diverse research and create memorable social experiences.

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The Scoop

Find academic resources, valuable student support and comprehensive insights into campus events. Explore, engage and stay updated about our vibrant campus community!

Share Your Story

Have an upcoming event or know an outstanding individual who should be recognized? Tell us what’s happening in and around LA&PS!