The College of Arts and Humanities is dedicated to the ideals of a liberal arts education and serves as the intellectual core of the University, offering intellectual and artistic programs that engage students and faculty and the community in collaboration, dialogue, and discovery. Programs of study include art, English, history, music, philosophy, religious studies, theatre, and world languages. These programs help preserve, illuminate, and nourish the arts and humanities for the campus and for the wider community.
The college sponsors a multitude of curricular and co-curricular programs, including study abroad, music, and theatre performances; writing awards; art exhibitions; lectures; and a range of programs that promote the arts, humanities, and the exchange of ideas. Also residing within the college are the Center for Global Education and the Digital, Written, and Oral Communication Studio.