Small college within a mid-sized university – It’s the best of both worlds! Benefit from close interaction with your faculty and fellow students, but also enjoy the amenities and resources of a mid-sized university.
Student life- Whether you love animals, theater, sports, plants…or grilling, there is a club for you! With 16 clubs within the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources and almost 300 organizations across the university, you have lots of opportunities to get involved!
Ag Day –Family, friends, and fun. Ag Day is a tradition that showcases the College and educates our local community about agriculture and the environment. It is held on the last Saturday of April each year.
Hands-on experience – Learn by doing and seeing. As early as freshman year, students gain practical experience both inside and outside of the classroom. Students in every major may work in a lab, in the gardens, on the farm, or intern with local businesses and organizations to expand their knowledge.
The World of Research – In the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources , the word “research” goes beyond the stereotype of white coats and sterile labs. Research opportunities are available in our laboratories, greenhouses, forest, gardens, and with local industries, and organizations as early as freshman year.
Our 350 Acre Classroom– The best classroom right on main campus…our 350 acre facility includes a dairy farm, equine barns, statistics and experimental economics labs, botanic gardens, greenhouses, ecology woods, a wetland, an apiary, a creamery and much much more!
Knowledgeable faculty- Our renowned faculty have been recognized both nationally and internationally for both their teaching and research.
Accessible faculty - Many of our faculty have earned outstanding academic advisement awards. Their doors are open and they will know your name!
Study abroad –Explore beyond our borders. As citizens in a global community, our students enjoy the opportunity to explore the world including Tanzania, New Zealand, Australia, Brazil, Dominica, Costa Rica, and more!