The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) has offered tens of thousands of students broad and deep programs of study, which has provided a foundation for successful lives and meaningful careers.
With 19 departments and more than 40 degree programs, the CLAS at WSU provides a true liberal arts experience, weaving together the humanities, life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics and social sciences within a large urban research setting. Our 400+ faculty members, alongside their teaching, create and advance knowledge through their research.
The Office of Philanthropy and Alumni Relations seeks proud College of Liberal Arts and Sciences alumni to fuel the future of the college. We ask that you:
Detroit water department adopts app developed by alum
In the summer of 2014, Abess Makki (Nutrition and Food Science ’15) walked into the DTX Launch Detroit student tech accelerator at TechTown Detroit with an idea to develop a shower head that monitors water usage, hoping to help consumers conserve water and save money. But by the time the 10-week program ended, he decided to make a more monumental difference.