The Faces of FASS (video series)

Meet some of our arts and social sciences students


Seminars for First Year Students

Find your voice in a smaller, discussion-focused class


Add a Minor to your degree

Customize your degree and stand out in the job market


Let your BA take you around the world

Learn more about our travel and exchange opportunities


About FASS

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences students

Dalhousie's Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences offers a world of choices: thousands of courses, two hundred professors, thirty-five academic programs. Learn more about the Faculty.

Research & Researchers

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences student researching

How can the study of humanities and social sciences inform policy, improve health and restore the environment?  Find out how FASS research and researchers are changing the world.  


  • Apocalypse: How?
    An exciting new course in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences explores popular representations of the end of the world — from A (apocalypse) to Z (zombies).
  • Considering the future of policing in Canada
    Canada's police forces need to be more collaborative and more evidence-based, according to a national panel of experts that included Dalhousie sociologist Christopher Murphy.
  • Converging Rhodes: Dal student's inquisitive interests lead to Oxford
    Guided by her passions in writing and science, Microbiology & Immunology and Creative Writing student Brittany Graham was announced Monday as one of Canada's 11 Rhodes Scholars for 2015. She becomes the 89th Rhodes Scholar in Dalhousie's history.
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