The entrance to the Department of History


The Department of History offers exciting opportunities to interpret the past and probe their significance through research, education and life-long learning.

Each year, our internationally renowned faculty guide more than 7,000 talented students through the fascinating realm of historical study. Undergraduate courses encompass the globe and span the ages, while the unmatched range and quality of our highly competitive graduate program attracts the most dynamic young scholars.

Active in local, national and international research and public affairs, our faculty, students and alumni bring perspectives that enrich dialogues on the most important issues of our time.

Your gift will enhance our community of historical enquiry and sustain a tradition of scholarly excellence.