The Faculty of Arts, home to more than 6,000 students, 15 departments and numerous interdisciplinary programs, is built on more than 100 years of success.

With over 900 distinct courses, pursuing an Arts degree at the University of Alberta opens you up to endless opportunities, including:
Students in the Faculty of Arts have the opportunity to study abroad in over 100 international learning opportunities, including the Faculty of Arts own satellite campus in Cortona, Italy, as well as have access to the Arts HUB Career Centre which hosts the Arts Work Experience (AWE) program.

Arts Work Experience (AWE) offers career related, paid work experience for undergraduate students in the Faculty of Arts. AWE is flexible, visit the links below to review the options.

Things you should know:

  • To date, we have worked with over 100 employer partners from the private, public and not-for-profit sectors
  • We work with Arts students from over 20 departments and programs from across the Social Sciences, Humanities, Fine Arts and Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Our staff are here to answer student and employer questions anytime!

In the Faculty of Arts, we know that learning extends far beyond the classroom. This is why we have agreements with universities worldwide, as well as run our own satellite campus in Italy, offering  you unique opportunities to experience learning on a global level. So where can we take you?

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