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
Congratulations Class of 2021!
Congratulations to the Class of 2021! The Classics Department wanted to mark this special occasion and let you know that we are thinking of you on this...
Classics Undergraduate, Shannon Boland, Selected as Dean’s Prize Winner!
Many congratulations to Classical Civilization major, Shannon Boland, who has just been selected as the Dean's Prize winner for Excellence in Research for her Undergraduate Research Week...
Professor Adriana Vazquez Awarded 2021-22 Rome Prize
We are delighted to announce that Professor Adriana Vazquez has been awarded a Rome Prize next year for her project "Window Reception: Brazilian Neoclassical Poetry and Lusophone...