Dean: Danielle Poe, Ph.D.

The University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences provides students a broad, well-rounded course of study in the arts, sciences, humanities and social sciences that emphasizes experiential learning and faculty-mentored research in a global, diverse and inclusive learning environment. The College prepares students to learn, lead and serve by developing the whole person, fostering deep engagement with faculty, and accentuating the connections among academic disciplines. This liberal arts education prepares students for not just their first job, but provides adaptive skills that ensure a lifetime of career success.


Browse the College of Arts and Sciences Collections:

Alumni Chair in Humanities

College of Arts and Sciences Administration

Department of Art and Design

Department of Biology

Department of Chemistry

Department of Communication

Department of Computer Science

Department of English

Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences

Department of Global Languages and Cultures

Department of History

Department of Mathematics

Department of Music

Department of Philosophy

Department of Physics

Department of Political Science

Department of Psychology

Department of Religious Studies

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work

Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop

Father William J. Ferree Chair of Social Justice

Graul Chair in Arts and Languages

Human Rights Program Documents

Human Rights Studies Program

Pre-Health Resource Center

Raymond A. Roesch, S.M., Chair in the Social Sciences

Theatre, Dance and Performance Technology Program

University Professor of Faith and Culture

Women's and Gender Studies Program