Why the Arts and Social Sciences?
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) prepares the leading thinkers, social influencers and groundbreaking entrepreneurs of tomorrow.
Offering 38 areas of study and comprised of over 9,000 students and 300 faculty members, we are the largest, most diverse and most flexible faculty at Carleton University.
FASS offers a vibrant intellectual community, and our faculty encourages students to carve their own personalized academic paths. FASS students can pursue and connect multiple disciplines, allowing them to discover their specialized interests and passions and unlock their talent and potential in a collaborative and experiential learning environment which promotes inspired thought, creative ingenuity, and academic excellence.
To help you succeed, Carleton University is proud to have one of Canada’s best student aid programs, providing more than 10,000 scholarships and bursaries each year.