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About the Program

Imagine. Compare. Connect.

As a Humanities Scholar, you will journey through your first year at the University with a cohort of peers, exploring the range of opportunities available within the humanities. You will experience each discipline’s unique approach to addressing today’s most pressing issues, while connecting ideas and applying classroom learning to community challenges.

Year at a Glance

Summer Intensive Orientation

Humanities Scholars Seminar

College-to-Career Connections

Community Engaged Learning

Humanities in Motion


A multi-dimensional world requires more than a one-dimensional education. Our next great discoveries will come not just from those with prodigious technical skills, but from those who can imagine, compare and connect.

―Robert D. Newman, President, National Humanities Council
Last Updated: 1/16/19