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Congratulations Elise Piazza!: Elise has received the prestigious ORSP Student Research Award to study Fire Recurrence Interval in Sonoma County!
Spring 20 Registration : Nov. 18-Dec. 31 (week one with appointments that stay open)
Interested in Energy, Management, and Design?: enlightenedFind out more about our BS Degree!
Finals Week: December 9-13

Welcome to the Department of Geography, Environment, and Planning (GEP). We prepare students for careers in environmental professions, for graduate studies, and for their role as informed and thoughtful global citizens. We offer degrees in Geography and Environment (BA) and Environmental Studies (BS) with emphasis on:

  • Understanding human-environment conflict and collaboration
  • Building resilience with environmental systems
  • The application of geospatial and quantitative analyses to solve complex environmental and societal problems
  • Designing resource-resilient and socially just communities
  • Planning urban spaces for sustainability