Prospective Students

The Liberal Arts Foundation

Student at the Getty Museum

The Liberal Arts Foundation endows students with the fundamental skills essential to effective learning and scholarship and challenges them to examine their own values and the values of society.

Every student working toward a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree is required to successfully complete, with a numeric grade, at least one approved course of at least 3 semester units in the categories below.

A student who transfers to Redlands may apply acceptable courses taken at any accredited institution toward all Liberal Arts Foundations requirements.

More information about the Liberal Arts Requirements can be found in:


Quiet the Mind
meditation room

The University’s Meditation Room opened in 2007 and is one of the first “contemplative classroom” spaces in the country.

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