Our mission is to offer a diverse student body a broad and rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences. We prepare students for many types of occupations and for further study in graduate and professional school. Our graduates benefit from attending a public, urban, research-intensive university, a mission CLAS contributes to greatly.

10,719 students enrolled as of 2015.

Research as an undergraduate student in more than 300 CLAS labs.

Study Abroad opportunities in more than 29 countries on five continents.

Dedicated undergraduate advisors for each of our 19 departments.

405 full-time faculty

150 years in the heart of Detroit