Global Site Navigation (use tab and down arrow)

Where passion meets purpose

Home to academic excellence in the humanities and social sciences at Canada’s oldest public English-speaking university. Our 30+ programs offer diversity, research excellence and practical experience. Discover new ideas and prepare for success in every field imaginable.

Explore the Faculty of Arts

  • Academic advising
  • Departments & programs
  • Research centres
  • Arts internship program
  • Travel study & exchange

Get social

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Arts in the news

Congratulations, graduates!

Congratulations to the 2020 Faculty of Arts graduating class!

Watch the videos

Lorne L. Dawson to present W.C. Desmond Pacey Memorial Lecture

"Who Becomes a Jihadi Terrorist, How and Why?" will be presented by Professor Lorne L. Dawson from the University of Waterloo. The threat of domestic terrorism is a new and ever-present reality, even in Canada.

Full story

UNB students help uncover Maine’s oldest known canoe

The students were participating in an archaeology field school in Biddeford, Maine. The field school is led by Dr. Gabriel Hrynick, a faculty member in the department of anthropology at the UNB Fredericton, and Dr. Arthur Anderson, a University of New England faculty member.

Full story

Creative Writing students release new books

Three members of our PhD in English (Creative Writing) program are celebrating newly published books.

Full story

Dr. Constantine Passaris awarded Legacy Prize for work on Multiculturalism and Immigration

Economics professor Dr. Constantine Passaris received a Legacy Award from the New Brunswick Multicultural Council (NBMC) at special ceremony at the provincial Beaverbrook Art Gallery.

Full story