This is Arts

Discover all the good reasons to choose the Faculty of Arts

Humanities   |   Languages and Literature   |   Fine and Performing Arts

Now more than ever, the new economy needs thinkers, communicators, and creators. Whether you are interested in the Humanities, Languages and Literatures, or Fine and Performing Arts, the Faculty of Arts offers you an education for today's and tomorrow's workplace! 

Financial Aid and Awards


Financial Aid and Awards

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Faculty of Arts at a glance

Faculty of Arts - Quick Facts


Faculty of Arts at a glance

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New Facilities: LabO Theatre


  • 84% Undergraduate
  • 16% Graduate
  • 80% Canadians
  • 20% Internationals
  • 62% Humanities
  • 24% Languages and Literatures
  • 14% Fine and Performing Arts

Close to 5000 students

New Facilities: Atelier CoFab/Arts Makerspace

230 Full-Time Professors

$70K+ Arts Grads Average Income

39 Disciplines

Close to $10 Million Distributed in Financial Aid and Awards in 2018 to More than 2,000 Students

Studying at the Faculty of Arts

Elena Valenzuela - Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures


Chelsea - Communication and Political Science


Nicolette - French Studies and Women Studies
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