Welcome, New CAS Students

Dear incoming CAS students,

Congratulations and welcome to the College of Arts & Sciences at BU! We hope you all take a moment to recognize and celebrate this wonderful achievement.
Our current students, faculty and staff are looking forward to meeting you at one of six on-campus orientation sessions this summer.
We hope you take the time to learn all about the CAS Advantage and the opportunities that await you.
We have organized some of the important resources and information for new students right on this page.

—Stan Sclaroff, Dean of Arts & Sciences

Resources for College of Arts & Sciences Students

Virtual Student Programming in the College of Arts & Sciences

We hosted a few virtual events for new students in Spring 2023. Please enjoy the recordings if you were unable to attend.


College of Arts & Sciences Majors and Departments

Undergraduate students in the College of Arts & Sciences can choose from over 70 majors and special academic programs. By studying the humanities and natural, computational, and social sciences, our students develop the tools and lay the groundwork for success and fulfillment in life and career. Learn more about the College of Arts & Sciences majors and academic programs offered at our department and program listing.


Additional Opportunities in the College of Arts & Sciences

Learn about some of our unique and engaging programming below. You can also visit The CAS Advantage page to learn about additional opportunities that the College offers for students to engage in the world outside of the classroom.


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