USF Alert:

Most courses on the Fort Wayne campus and USF Crown Point will continue to be conducted remotely throughout the summer.

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Aerial photo of JPII and the Clocktower from above Mirror Lake


USF’s School of Liberal Arts and Sciences encompasses a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs — all of which are guided by the university’s Franciscan values and intellectual tradition. As such, these programs equip students to:

  • Serve their communities as scholars and practitioners
  • Exceed the standards of professional excellence, and
  • Realize their fullest potential

State-of-the-Art Science Labs

Explore our New and Updated Labs

  • Biotechnology
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Principles of Chemistry
  • Microscope Imaging Lab
  • Microbiology
  • Ecology
  • Principles of Biology
  • Computer science
  • Physics
  • Four Anatomy Labs, including a Human Cadaver Lab


Get to Know our Faculty

Departments and Programs

Behavioral and Social Sciences Department


Graduate — Division of Psychology and Counseling

Department of Biology and Environmental Sciences


Minors in:

  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies

Chemistry and Mathematics Department


Minors in:

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Scientific Mathematics

Education Department



Plus: Teacher Licensing and Renewal

English, History, and Political Science Department


Kinesiology and Nutrition Department


Philosophy and Theology Department


Minor or Certificate in:

  • Franciscan Studies