Arts and Sciences

University of Cincinnati’s College of Arts and Sciences enrolls over 7,500 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate students, making the college the mainstay of an urban, thriving top-25 research university in a city with eight Fortune 500 companies and countless industries, start-ups, and non-profits. Because of the breadth and depth of our 65+ academic programs, we are able to provide an unparalleled offering of interdisciplinary opportunities in order to allow our students to think creatively about how they can address local and global challenges. Our promise is to provide an educational experience, an alumni network, and unparalleled student services that our students cannot get anywhere else.



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UC Student Government Breaks Barriers with This Year’s Election

UC students made history with the election of their first African-American female student body president, A&S student Sinna Habteselassie, and running mate Umaize Savani.

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Nominations Open for 2018 College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Awards

Each year the College honors outstanding alumni who have made a mark on their professions and communities. Awardees are nominated by their fellow alumni and chosen by the Dean’s Advisory Board. At the awards dinner, held during Homecoming, two awards are presented—a Distinguished Alumni Award and an Outstanding Young Alumni award.

Learn more about the awards

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The Cincinnati Project: Bringing Voices Together for Change

Through presentations and panel discussions, the TCP symposium explored issues of social equity in greater Cincinnati, and how university and community partnerships can help advance that cause. 

Find out more the symposium