29247The College of the Environment fosters existing and new collaborations between outstanding faculty, staff and students who are engaged in the study of:

  • the solar system and Earth’s dynamic land, water and atmosphere;
  • the development and application of environmental engineering and technological advances; and
  • the impact of policy and human actions on the environment and the management of natural resources.

The College is comprised of the following core units:

In addition to these, the College has numerous research units that span multiple areas of expertise.  The College also partners with many university and external organizations in the Pacific Northwest and beyond to meet the needs of our students, our faculty and society.