The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Mary Washington brings students together with faculty to create new knowledge while sustaining our global inheritance. Through problem solving, research, and creative work that takes place within a diverse community, students learn to analyze critically, value social responsibility, respect diverse viewpoints, communicate effectively, and thus prepare for leadership in rapidly changing environments. With nearly 30 majors, the College of Arts and Sciences prepare graduates for leadership roles in local, national, and global communities. To learn more, visit the College of Arts and Sciences webpage.


Browse the College of Arts and Sciences Collections:

Art and Art History

Biological Sciences

Chemistry and Physics

Chemistry (Legacy)

Classics, Philosophy, and Religion

Communication and Digital Studies

Computer Science

Earth and Environmental Sciences


English and Linguistics

English, Linguistics, and Communication (Legacy)


Historic Preservation

History and American Studies



Modern Languages and Literatures



Political Science and International Affairs

Psychological Science

Sociology and Anthropology

Theatre and Dance