The College of Arts and Sciences is central to the intellectual and creative spirit that defines St. Thomas. We emphasize active learning in an academically challenging environment that is grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition. As a student of the college, you have opportunities for collaborative research, performances, internships and seminar discussions across 37 academic departments and interdisciplinary programs. You will cultivate your interests while developing the critical thinking skills and moral responsibility to excel in whatever field you choose. 

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Featured Events

Sep 05 2017
Graduate English Students at commencement

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join faculty, students and staff to learn more about our Graduate program in English and the Certificate in Teaching College English!

Sep 15 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Victorian Periodicals Review 50th Anniversary Gala will feature a lecture from Dr. John Morton.

Sep 27 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Kimberly Vrudny gives the Fall 2017 New Frontiers in Theological Research Lecture

Sep 29 2017
RSVP to our Digital Humanities Panel

Friday, September 29, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join current University of St. Thomas faculty as they hold roundtable discussion on the Digital Humanities

Sep 29 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6 PM, September 29, 2017

Exhibiting Power: 2017-2018 Department of Art History Speaker Series

Oct 02 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Theology Department Colloquium to Feature Michael Rota

Oct 03 2017
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Tuesday, October 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Students are invited to learn more about the American Culture & Difference minor, a program that encourages students to "See Difference. Be the Difference."

Oct 10 2017
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

English majors and minors are invited to learn more about exciting student-faculty research opportunities, writing projects, and grants available to them.

Oct 10 2017
2017 Career Expo

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

Come explore what you can do with a Sociology degree or a Criminal Justice degree!

Oct 10 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See reflects on the current state and future prospects of the diplomatic relationship between the United States and the Vatican.

Oct 17 2017
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Anand Prahlad reads from his new memoir THE SECRET LIFE OF A BLACK ASPIE and talks about issues of blackness and living with autism.

Oct 17 2017
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Anand Prahlad reads from his new memoir THE SECRET LIFE OF A BLACK ASPIE and talks about issues of blackness and living with autism.

Nov 01 2017
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Wednesday, November 1, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn more about our interdisciplinary summer 2018 course that includes a trip to London.

Nov 02 2017
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Thursday, November 2, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for this ongoing American Culture and Difference program series of interdisciplinary discussions on representations of power, race, gender, and class in American popular culture.

Nov 03 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5 PM, November 3, 2017

Missionary and Anthropologist: Bishop Alphonse A. Sowada's Life among the Asmat People

Nov 14 2017
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Viet Thanh Nguyen, the author of the 2016 Pulizer Prize-winning novel THE SYMPATHIZER and the 2017 short story collection REFUGEES, gives a lecture and reading that explores the concept of sanctuary.

Nov 14 2017
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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Viet Thanh Nguyen, the author of the 2016 Pulizer Prize-winning novel THE SYMPATHIZER and the 2017 short story collection THE REFUGEES, gives a lecture/reading that explores the concept of sanctuary.

Dec 01 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6 PM, December 1, 2017

Exhibiting Power: 2017-2018 Department of Art History Speaker Series

Dec 03 2017

Sunday, December 3, 2017
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Concerts at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Featuring over 350 student performers in nine of the university's vocal and instrumental ensembles

Dec 13 2017
Graduate Students present their capstone projects.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Current students, faculty, alumni, family, and the local community are invited to hear graduating M.A. in English students present their master's essay.

Sep 05 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Sept. 5 ā€“ Dec. 22, 2017

An exhibition exploring the history of the museum and its collection and the remarkable individuals who assembled it.

Mar 01 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6 PM, March 2, 2018

Exhibiting Power: 2017-2018 Department of Art History Speaker Series

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