HUMANITIES AND LIBERAL ARTS SCHOOL FACTS

  • At St. Mary's University College, all admitted students, whether planning to complete their degree at the University College or transfer to another institution, are placed in the Liberal Arts and Sciences program upon admission.


  • Concordia University's Liberal Arts College uses the owl of Minerva as its logo to symbolize wisdom and the pursuit of knowledge.


  • Hosted by University of British Columbia in 2008, Canada's annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest multidisciplinary gathering of researchers and scholars in North America.


  • McMaster University's Bertrand Russell Research Centre holds the world's largest collection of material related to this famous philosopher (1872-1970) considered to be one of the greatest thinkers of the twentieth century.


  • With ten departments and 150 regular faculty members, the University of Victoria's Faculty of Humanities is the largest on campus.