Welcome to the Department of Philosophy


Philosophy is traditionally defined as the love of wisdom, the ability to think well about the foundations of human action, the nature of reality and the purposes and priorities of life.

News & Announcements

Congratulations to our Class of 2020 Graduates!

“Continue asking the hard questions. Continue following the logic of the answers. It will serve you well.”


image from Devs

“We should expect weird things to happen when we are talking about a very weird situation...”

Our own Professor David Landy comments on the philosophical implications to be found in the season finale of Devs at...

Are you eligible for the 2020-2021 Bengier Foundation University Scholarship?

Per the donor’s wishes, one scholarship award will be given to an undergraduate student with a declared major in Philosophy

The University Scholarship is comprised of...