FUTURE STUDENTS

Join a dynamic community of scholars pursuing degrees in the arts, humanities, and social sciences

At the College of Liberal Arts, we study the cultural, social, environmental, and historical context in which we live and examine what it means to be human.

  • We are built on the foundation of critical thought, communication, and creativity.
  • We are dedicated to preparing future leaders to improve the world.
  • We've combined these beliefs with a focus on sustainability and real-world experience. Our students get their hands dirty, so to speak, by getting out of the classroom and into the community.

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We offer 19 majors with 54 concentrations and 35 minors.

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In 2018-19, the college awarded 361 merit and need-based scholarships. That's more than $430,000 for current and incoming students.

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19

MAJORS

54

CONCENTRATIONS

35

MINORS

23

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

4,400+ students

560+ faculty

54,000+ alumni

3 University distinguished professors

4 University distinguished teaching scholars

40 "Best Teacher Award" recipients

51 "CLA Excellence in Teaching Award" winners

PRINCIPLES OF COMMUNITY

The Colorado State community is built upon five principles that create the welcoming and supportive learning environment we're proud of.

  • Inclusion
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Service
  • Social Justice

Learn more about our guiding principles and expectations of future Rams.

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UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT SNAPSHOT

76%  Colorado residents
24%  non-residents

25% identify as racially or ethnically diverse

26% first generation

83% liberal arts undergraduates have secured future plans by graduation

STUDENT STORIES

Unsure about what you want to study? Worried about finding your community? We know college searching can be overwhelming.

Hear from our current students why they chose the College of Liberal Arts.

OUR LEARNING SPACES

The College of Liberal Arts is centrally located on campus, making us easily accessible to all students. We're also home to dozens of academic centers and unique classroom spaces that are tailored to our programs. Whether you're developing film in our dark room or performing for a full crowd in the University Theatre, our learning spaces are designed for our students.

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