College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Dean William and CHASS Students




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Choices That Feel Like Home

CHASS first-year students can live in the CHASS Living-Learning Community.

  • Live with students completing the same classes, tests, and projects that you are
  • Benefit from CHASS programming and mentorship (academic, personal, and social)
  • Access exclusive scholarship opportunities
  • Live in the high-ceilinged rooms of the Aberdeen-Inverness Residence Hall


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Magic That is Only Here

Attend exclusive film screenings, book readings, plays, music festivals, dance performances, athletic competitions, cultural events, conferences, recreational trips, food truck festivals, and more.

UCR's Bonfire


UCR Homecoming

If UCR was a...


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Community That Gets You

Choose from 500+ student organizations that connect you with instant friends who also want to celebrate academics, identity, and special interests, (including the humanities, arts, and social sciences).

You can also access UCR’s historic Ethnic and Gender programs (many of them have led the way as the first of their kind in the UC system):