About LA&PS

As the largest liberal arts faculty in Canada, we offer an education that thinks big and dreams even bigger.

We are a community of scholars proudly delivering the country’s best programs in social science, humanities and professional disciplines. Our students benefit from innovative curricula and participate in progressive research. They learn from award-winning professors, from first year to convocation. With an LA&PS education, our students will change the world.

Mission and Strategic Plan

LA&PS at a Glance

Undergraduate Degree and Certificate Programs

Your future begins here. Choose a program, then tailor it to your needs with major/minor and flexible delivery options.

Find your Undergraduate Degree program

Find a Certificate

22 Master’s,
16 PhD Programs

Our graduate degrees are research focused and driven by an advanced intellectual curiosity about world issues.

Discover Graduate Degree programs

Full-time Faculty

To educate is to inspire a love of learning. Our professors are renowned for evoking a spirit of inquiry in their students and their outstanding achievements in research.

Meet our faculty

Top-Ranked Programs

Our programs are ranked among the best in Canada, and around the world.

Top 100
in the world

and top four in Canada for Humanities and Social Sciences

– Times Higher Education 2014 World University Rankings

Top 100
in the world

for History and Geography

– QS World University Rankings

Top 10
in Canada

for History, Geography, Philosophy, Communication Studies, Modern Languages, Linguistics, Sociology, Political Science, Accounting and Finance

– QS World University Rankings