Dean Budikova
Dean Dagmar Budikova

A Message from the Dean

Welcome to the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters (CASL). As the Dean, I am thrilled to lead this dynamic community of students, scholars, educators, and staff, all committed to fostering excellence in education, innovation, and discovery. Our diverse team is dedicated to igniting intellectual curiosity, nurturing creativity, advancing scholarship, and ultimately enhancing the educational journey of our students at all academic levels. Our culture is grounded on the principles of inclusivity, respect, and the creation of welcoming environments that uplift everyone – faculty, staff, and students alike.

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By becoming part of the CASL community, your time at UM-Dearborn will be life-changing and unforgettable.
— Dagmar Budikova, Dean of CASL & Professor of Geography

Our Programs

CASL's varied undergraduate and graduate academic programs reflect our commitment to leadership, learning and student success.
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