Future Students

Welcome to the Department of Geology & Geophysics!

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The Department of Geology and Geophysics, the largest department in the College of Geosciences, with 34 faculty and around 650 students, offers unparalleled, unique and immersive learning opportunities for your consideration all over the world.

Geology and Geophysics are two fields of study for those who enjoy solving scientific mysteries, exploring the outdoors, leaning more about the world around you and having a variety of meaningful career options. Our program takes an integrative approach to our Earth systems and includes topics such as natural energy resources and sustainability, climate change, tectonics, earthquakes and volcanoes, environmental science and geochemistry. Global science issues fall in to the purview of today's geoscientist and geologists and geophysicists are leaders in developing solutions to the issues we face today and preparing for our needs tomorrow.