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Fall 2020 Office Hours

  • Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Virtual or Face-to-Face Appointments

Please contact the staff member you'd like to meet with for more information.

The door to Foust 105 remains locked so you will need to phone our front desk upon arrival to gain admittance.

Shield Our Spartans

As we continue learning more about COVID-19, we are steadily making progress in developing detailed action plans that balance student success, instructional requirements, and the hallmarks of the collegiate experience with the safety and wellbeing of our campus community.

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Q&A with Dean Kiss

The College of Arts and Sciences promotes discovery and learning by students and faculty in the sciences, the humanities, and the arts. The College empowers students to succeed by embracing the challenges of a complex, changing world.

Learn more from the college’s Dean, Dr. John Kiss.

- What's Happening -

Celebrating the graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences

UNC Greensboro’s College of Arts & Sciences is pleased to join in the virtual commencement ceremony celebrating the class of […]

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UNCG’s Kim Cuny honored for service at Peacehaven Farm

Kim Cuny, a communication studies professor and director of UNC Greensboro’s Speaking Center, has been awarded the 2020 Service Engagement […]

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NC Herpetology Hall of Fame inducts Ann Somers

UNCG Senior Lecturer in biology Ann Berry Somers is well-known figure in North Carolina herpetology and public service. She is […]

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- Upcoming Events -

December 11, 2020
10 a.m.


Virtual Commencement Ceremony

January 15, 2021
3 p.m.


Virtual Doctoral Recognition Ceremony

January 19, 2021
8 a.m.


Spring Semester Begins

Diversity & Inclusiveness

The College of Arts and Sciences aims to build an inclusive community by offering a variety of educational opportunities, disseminating related information, and promoting and co-sponsoring activities.

- Our Departments -

Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

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- Centers & Networks -

Center for Community-Engaged Design

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- Our Spaces -

Brown Building

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Message from the Dean

"No matter where your career takes you, it will be important to remain flexible and confident of your ability to succeed throughout your working life."
- Dr. John Z. Kiss

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Dr. Kiss' academic appointment is as Professor of Biology. His research focuses on the gravitational and space biology of plants, and he has published 104 peer-reviewed papers. Read his academic biography and more about his research on his directory page.

Student Excellence

Students in a third-year Interior Archicture design studio recently focused on the interaction between sound, material, and space. Using mostly found materials, they created sound machines designed to respond to specific environments.

Teaching Excellence

Dr. Carmen Sotomayor: Board of Governors Excellence in Teaching Award

Research Excellence

Olav Rueppell: UNCG Senior Research Excellence Award