Division of Humanities and Social Sciences

Student studying


Welcome to the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, home to many of the College's flagship departments and programs.

Through our curricula, co-curricular programming, and immersive learning experiences, we challenge our students to explore the exhilaration of the creative process, the interdependence of world cultures, and the perennial questions of human existence. As a result, our students find both personal fulfillment and professional success in virtually any arena.

Academic Programs

Liberal Arts

English and Philosophy

Anthropology, History, Political Sciences, Sociology

  • African-American Studies
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Global Studies
  • Urban Studies


Location & Contacts

Brighton Campus
Building 5, Room 310
M - F  8:45am - 4:45pm
(585) 292-3369

We are those creatures in search of truths... and know they lie somewhere among the world's knowledge of symbols, images, and the past.