The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is home to 16 departments covering a range of social sciences and humanities.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is also home to many interdisciplinary programs which draw on many different academic perspectives to explore a specific field.

As well, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers a number of diploma programs and certificate programs, which provide specialized learning and, often, practical experience.

There is also a joint Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Commerce program, and a Master of Employment Relations program.

The First Year Success program is designed to give students starting university with high school grades under 75 per cent a bit of extra help.