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With the Sonoran Desert as your laboratory, learn to plan, design, develop and build innovative spaces and places that endure.
 

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The student experience at the College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture is as rewarding as it is challenging.

A Leading College

CAPLA is a leader in built environment innovation within a Research I institution. We excel in teaching, research and service in a transformational learning environment.

Undergraduate Programs

Develop the skills you need to succeed with a degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture or Sustainable Built Environments.

Master's Programs

Take your career to the next level with a master's degree in one of four disciplines: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Real Estate Development or Urban Planning.

School of Architecture

In the School of Architecture, we offer professional undergraduate (B.Arch) and graduate (M.Arch) degrees, plus the research-focused MS.Arch.

School of Landscape Architecture & Planning

Programs in sustainable built environments, landscape architecture, real estate development and urban planning.


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Adedoyin Oduwole

Activism Through Architecture: Adedoyin Oduwole ‘26 B.Arch

Adedoyin Oduwole, a Bachelor of Architecture student at the University of Arizona, envisions using architecture for social change by creating dignified housing for low-income individuals in Nigeria. She emphasizes CAPLA's diverse and supportive community, overcoming challenges through time management, and her passion for residential designs addressing homelessness.

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Bird's eye view of ten lanes of traffic on the Eastshore Freeway in Berkeley, looking south toward Pacific Park Plaza in Emeryville

Lecture Recap and Video: Teo Wickland on 'Automobile Supremacism'

In this CAPLA Lecture Series lecture, Teo Wickland presents on the complex power dynamics that exist in a society built around the automobile. He touches on resource consumption; supremacist hierarchies; and collective subsidies, and closes with reflections on possibilities for transforming transportation.


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Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

Are you ready to embrace complex environmental challenges? Are you an innovator with a creative spirit? If so, landscape architecture is for you.
 

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