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Foundational. Transferable. Enduring.

  • We teach students to think critically, express creatively and communicate clearly — skills favored by employers.
  • We are listed among the top 23 in subject area rankings (U.S. News & World Report Global University Rankings).
  • We help students make sense of the world and imagine the future.

The Division At a Glance

  • 1,540 undergraduates
  • 435 Ph.D. and MFA graduate students
  • 100 + undergraduate majors and graduate programs
  • 373 academic, instructional and research faculty
  • 23,000 alumni

Integrated Internship Fellows Announced

With funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and in partnership with the San Diego Community College District, the PATH program is launching the Integrated Internship Initiatives to support Ph.D. students.

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Ramirez, Malone and Aguilar, our three fellows

News from the Division

UC San Diego, San Diego Community College District Receive Combined $2.7M from Mellon Foundation

Driven by Realities of Climate Change, Composer Lei Liang Receives Classical Music’s Top Honor

Horror & Hope: A Conversation with ‘Man in Love’ Director Stephen Buescher

Arts and Humanities Moments

Stay up to date with the latest accomplishments, news and events from the Division of Arts and Humanities through our digital magazine.

Read the May 2020 issue

The Engine of Creative Innovation

Armed with foundational knowledge, transferable skills and enduring experience, Arts and Humanities graduates don’t just impact the workforce — they leave a dent. With your philanthropic support of the division, we can make waves for the greater good.

Make Your Impact

The Division in the News

Sarton ceremony

Philosophy professor and time expert Craig Callender asks if we are all wrong about black holes

Visual Arts faculty Nicole Miller’s ‘To the Stars’ Lights the Path to Greatness (With Lasers!)

The story in the sound: Music alumni Yvette Jackson composes pieces to immerse audiences in narrative

UC San Diego Day of Caring

Together, we can help save lives, spread empathy and impact our world. Join the entire UC San Diego community May 14 – 15 for #UCSDCares

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