Liberal Arts and Sciences

"What I’m really looking for is mental stimulation. I want to be stimulated and I want to be interested. It’s so important to keep your mental health alive as well as your physical health."

Sheila Winder
UBC Elder Scholar and Ageless Pursuits student

Gain new insights, engage in lively discussions, and develop your own informed opinions on a wide array of subjects.

Our offerings include an ever-changing variety of courses in arts, humanities, history, literature, music and public affairs taught by UBC professors and other leading experts. Find out more about topics you have always wanted to explore with the interdisciplinary perspective that liberal studies affords.

Courses and Programs