• College of Liberal Arts


    Dean's Office
    College of Liberal Arts
    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

    John Matachek, Dean

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    Fine Arts

    Whatever your passion—and your medium—you can pursue it at Hamline.
  • College of Liberal Arts

    The College of Liberal Arts at Hamline University is dedicated to preparing compassionate citizens of the world by helping students maximize their intellectual, creative, and leadership potential.

    At Hamline, students collaborate with professors invested in their success. They are challenged in and out of the classroom to create and apply knowledge in local and global contexts, while cultivating an ethic of civic responsibility, social justice, and inclusive leadership and service.

    Academic programs

  • Student Spotlight

    spotlight.gleasonPlayBrandon Gleason
    This 2009 Psychology major overcame injury to win All-American honors.
    spotlight.riley.leadershipPlayMichael Riley
    This 2012 Sociology and English major is known for his on-campus leadership.
    spotlight.selfPlayNatalie Self
    This 2009 Social Justice major's time at Hamline was a family tradition.
  • CLA News
    • Senior Jenna Potter, an English major and German and communications double minor at Hamline, was awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach in Hamburg, Germany. Senior Libby Otto named as alternate to Norway.
    • A group of 43 undergraduate students and faculty attended the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) in Lexington, KY from April 2 through April 5. Students presented 35 different projects that resulted from their collaborative research at Hamline.
  • Spring Break Service Trips
    Service Learning at Hamline (Video)
    See highlights from the spring break Catalyst trip to White Earth, MN.
  • Favorite Study Spots
    Favorite Hamline Study Spots
    Hamline students reveal their favorite study spots and tips.
  • Library Research
    Library Research resources at Hamline
    Looking for resources? Visit Bush Memorial Library to start your research
  • Wesley Center
    Hamline's Wesley Center
    The Wesley Center connects pursuit of the common good with growth of the whole person through compassionate action and courageous reflection.