We are the School of Natural Resources, where we do science and explore everything. And you will, too, from the moment you arrive on campus.

Here you’ll get plenty of relevant, exciting experiences to help you land a job you’ll love making a difference. You’ll collaborate with fellow students and expert faculty in the classroom and the field, building a network of connections to use throughout your career. You’ll make scientific discoveries both big and small, seek opportunities you didn’t even know existed, and graduate knowing you forged a path at this Big Ten school that sets you apart from the pack.

Become a member of the SNR family.

Explore Your Options

We offer five undergraduate programs in natural resources and the environment, all of which provide you a high-quality education from down-to-earth, engaging professors.

Learn More

Graduate Goals

Whether you’re looking for a career boost or a change of pace, start your next chapter in one of our graduate programs.

Learn More

What makes us different?

Prairier Class

We have a 1:4 faculty-to-student ratio so your professor actually knows your name and cares about your academic success.

Alison with turtle

We emphasize the importance of undergraduate research and fund projects through our Cabela’s program.

In Niobara River

We know internships make a difference when applying for jobs, so we offer our own to undergraduate students each year.

 Puerto Rico

We offer nine student clubs , six study abroads and nearly 20 field research sites for plenty of resume-building opportunities.

Apply Now  Ask A Question  Plan A Visit 

We’re known for our research, too

Our 80+faculty and seven research centers answer current questions about climate, plants, animals, water and soil around the state, nation and world with a focus on how what they discovered can be used — because if the science isn’t usable, what’s the point? Dive into our research emphasis areas:

Our Latest News

Faculty Spotlight: Martha Shulski
Faculty Spotlight: Martha Shulski  –  9/17/2020
Read more...
Climate badge 
Team detects antibiotics in Nebraska watersheds
Team detects antibiotics in Nebraska watersheds  –  9/8/2020
Read more...
Environmental badge Water badge 
Hardin Hall part of pilot program aims at realigning recycling university-wide
Hardin Hall part of pilot program aims at realigning recycling university-wide  –  9/4/2020
Read more...

All News

Events

Follow the School of Natural Resources

Facebook Icon
Twitter Icon
Instagram Icon