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How to Reach the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Dean's Office

The College of Letters, Arts and Sciences main office is currently working remotely. We are ready to support you via email, phone, or video conferencing.

  • By Phone: 303-615-0600 (We encourage you to leave a voicemail, and we will return your call as soon as we are able)
  • By email:

For official University updates and resources, please visit the Covid-19 and Safe Return to Campus page.

Welcome to the College of Letters, Arts & Sciences

Since its founding in 1963, Metropolitan State University of Denver has transformed the lives of more than 90,000 people in Colorado through affordable and accessible degree programs, community engagement, innovative public-private partnerships, and a commitment to diversity. By offering a broad-based curriculum in the liberal arts and sciences, the College of Letters, Arts and Sciences (CLAS) at MSU Denver transforms lives and communities through the power of ideas, inspiration and discovery. CLAS provides an integrated education, and our dedicated faculty engage students in deliberative dialogues, undergraduate research, and experiential learning.

News & Featured Events

Check out CLAS News and Featured Events below.


Accepting Nominations for the CLAS Awards

Nominate a CLAS faculty or staff member that has positively impacted your Roadrunner journey!

CLAS is accepting nominations for Faculty Excellence, Outstanding Staff and Deans awards until Sunday, March 14, 2021. Submit your nomination today! Visit the Awards and Achievements page under About Us for more information.
   Graduating in May 2022? Wanna get PAID?

Apply for the Activate Leadership Program 

This program is perfect for CLAS students looking for:

  • A yearlong PAID position (full time over summer, part time over fall and spring)
  • Are planning on graduating in May 2022
  • Are open to working in a variety of industries
  • Want to receive free professional development coaching
  • Want to build transferrable, essential workplace skills & expand your network 

Your next steps:

  1. Click here to learn more or if you have a question, email Bessie Nolan at
  2. Ready to apply? Click here. Applications are due APRIL 1

Interested in applying, but still unsure? Attend the Application Prep and Information Session on March 12 from 2:00-3:00 PM. RSVP on Career Link or join the Teams meeting directly.

   Metrosphere Submissions: Now Open

Metrosphere, a MSU Denver publication that showcases creative work submitted by members of the MSU Denver community, is calling for submissions.

Now is the chance to share your voice through any medium of expression! At Metrosphere, we believe in the power of our community to share, heal, and thrive. The spring 2021 edition of the print publication will explore the subject of vitality.

Submit your creative work addressing the theme here by Saturday, March 27, 2021 for the chance to be featured and win a prize!

Submissions are open for all faculty, staff, students, and alumni and there are no restrictions on the type of work submitted as long as it addresses the theme. Check out the 2020 fall edition as well as past issues here

Have questions? Email

Interested in getting news or events distributed to a wider audience? 

Please fill out the Rowdy Report Submission Form to tell us about your Roadrunner journey, faculty or staff that have gone above and beyond, or a topic you’d like to include in the Rowdy Report (the official newsletter of CLAS). Learn more about the Rowdy Report here.

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CLAS Contact Information

Campus Location

Central Classroom 315

Mailing Address

Campus Box 37
P. O. Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362

Phone: 303-615-0600


Fax: 720-778-5848