The Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts prepares students for successful lives of meaning and purpose through study of the humanities and social sciences.

Bellarmine People

Phaedra Johnson

Phaedra Johnson '20

Aiming for Service in Action

Professor Holli Levitsky

Prof. Holli Levitsky

Interfaith Living Is a Core Value

Veronica Backer-Peral

Veronica Backer-Peral '22

Putting Research and Creativity to Work

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Ryan Burke '20

Making a Difference with an Internship

By the Numbers

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10:1

Student-to-Faculty Ratio

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2,261

Total Undergraduate Students

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83%

Students Receiving Financial Aid

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227

Full-Time Faculty

Career Pathways in the Liberal Arts

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Bellarmine's 4-Year Plan for Career Readiness

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Career Flexibility Starts with the Liberal Arts

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“Two parts of LMU's mission really speak to me: ‘the encouragement of learning’ and ‘the education of the whole person.’ I am not in school to prepare for any specific career, but to prepare for any career.”

- Ayanna Leaphart '19