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
Welcome, Assistant Professor Ella Haselswerdt
We are delighted to welcome Ella Haselswerdt to the Classics Department at UCLA! Ella's specialization in Greek tragedy extends from her current book project on chorality and...
Congratulations, Andre Matlock and Alex Press!
Congratulations to Andre Matlock and Alex Press, who both filed their dissertations in Spring and Summer respectively. Andre’s dissertation, “Time and Experience in Cicero’s Ethical Dialogues,” was...
UCLA Classics affirms support of statement from the SCS
The Society for Classical Studies has issued a statement condemning police brutality and racism, as well as the misappropriation of Classics by white supremacist and nationalist groups....
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