FAST FACTS about the College

  • The college offers 17 Bachelor's Degrees, including 8 online majors and over 20 minors
  • The college offers 6 Master's Degrees and 5 Graduate Certificates
  • We are the largest college at UIS with 1,748 students, 44% of total enrollment
  • Almost half of all degrees awarded at UIS come from CLAS
  • 16 faculty have been named University Scholars

Focus on Social Justice, Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity

Minor in Women & Gender Studies

Minor in African American Studies

Major in Liberal Studies

In 2021, the college welcomed 367 undergraduate ethnic minority students and conferred 219 degrees to ethnic minorities.