Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters

Creative and Critical Thinking Thrive Here

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters

Supporting the Whole Student at Every Step

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters

A Rich Array of Artistic and Educational Experiences

Your Child Deserves The Best of All Worlds:
Small College Advantages. Big University Resources

At the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, students learn in smaller classes with personalized focus, yet enjoy the resources of a large school. Twenty undergraduate degree programs span the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Students work with world-renowned faculty on inspiring research. Fulfill interdisciplinary interests. Explore the globe with study abroad options. They graduate well-rounded and ready to succeed in a fast-changing economic world.

Listen to the Arts and Letters ‘In Conversation’ Podcast.
Fogelman Sports Museum

Why is the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters Your Child’s Best Choice?

He or she will experience the lifelong advantages of a quality arts and liberal arts education, combined with leading-edge instruction in emerging 21st century fields. Your child will enjoy unique opportunities to learn and grow at the center of artistic, cultural and social thought in diverse South Florida.

Our undergraduate degrees have prepared more than 22,000 students for successful advanced study and careers spanning law, archaeology, journalism, theater, and many more professional fields.

  • Smaller classes: more personalized attention
  • Dedicated research faculty
  • Outstanding multi-disciplinary opportunities

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Avron B. Fogelman Sports History Museum
Avron B. Fogelman Sports History Museum

Original rules of basketball penned by James Naismith and Babe Ruth’s 1921 Opening Day game worn pants among featured items in museum that connects sports to history more

Shirin Neshat, from Rapture Series, Courtesy Gladstone Gallery
FAU Presents 'Shared Space, A New Era | Photographs from the Bank of America Collection'

Florida Atlantic University’s University Galleries will present “Shared Space, A New Era | Photographs from the Bank of America Collection” on Friday, Feb. 14 through Saturday, April 11, 2020 in the Schmidt Center Gallery... more

Doris Kearns Goodwin
Doris Kearns Goodwin at FAU

Florida Atlantic University’s 2020 Alan B. and Charna Larkin Symposium on the American Presidency presents Doris Kearns Goodwin with “Presidential Leadership in Turbulent Times.” more

Everything is Super Great by Stephen Brown
FAU’s Theatre Lab Presents ‘Everything is Super Great’

Theatre Lab, the professional resident company of Florida Atlantic University, presents “Everything is Super Great,” a co-world premier by Stephen Brown. The play runs through Sunday, Dec. 22 at the Heckscher Stage theater... more

Linda Medvin
Director of FAU’s Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education Receives Outstanding Citizen Award

Linda Medvin, director of Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education, received the Randy Felton Outstanding Citizen Award at the Excellence in Education Awards Dinner at the Florida Council... more

 
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Arts and Letters ‘In Conversation’ Podcast
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Fogelman Sports Museum
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