The UCLA Department of Classics is one of three Humanities departments at UCLA ranked in the top ten nationally in the last National Research Council report. Classics forms the foundation for the Humanities. Philology, philosophy, government (including democracy), the theater, linguistics, archaeology, literary theory and many other fields have their origins in the Classics. The UCLA Department of Classics has a robust undergraduate and graduate program. Each year we teach an average of 2,000 undergraduate students various aspects of Greek and Roman culture, literature, philology, archaeology, and history. We have a dedicated and diverse faculty of scholars and teachers,...Learn More About Us
Distinguished Professor Amy Richlin wins Goodwin Award
The Department of Classics is delighted to announce that the Society for Classical Studies has awarded Distinguished Professor Amy Richlin a C.J. Goodwin Award of Merit for...
Welcome, Assistant Professor Sarah Beckmann
The Department of Classics is delighted to announce that Dr.Sarah Beckmann has joined the department this Fall as Assistant Professor of Classics. Read her profile here.
Call for Papers: 2019 Graduate Student Conference
The UCLA Classics graduate students are pleased to announce a conference on "Failure and Flaws in Classical Antiquity" on January 25-26, 2019, featuring a keynote address by Prof. Emily Greenwood...