The Department of Natural Resources and Society is committed to preparing you for tomorrow’s careers by immersing you in hands-on experiences beyond the classroom, helping you develop managerial skills, discipline, and the knowledge base employers desperately want. You will learn from internationally recognized professors who teach in top-ranked programs. You have the opportunity to live, learn, and explore in one of the most scenic and diverse landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.
Explore our website to learn about the different undergraduate and graduate programs you can enroll in, as well as the diverse research projects NRS faculty have undertaken which you have the potential to participate in.
Come visit us on campus, or reach out to one of our many faculty and staff members who are excited to meet you. If you’re ready to commit, apply for admission to the University of Idaho!
The College of Natural Resources Living Learning Community combines the best qualities of academic and social living environments. Available to first year CNR students and beyond, the LLC offers single and double room options within gender specific suites. Each LLC dormitory provides private study rooms, a lounge space with a fireplace, a full-size community kitchen and family room for students to share. The majority of LLC rooms are single room-options which vary in size and room set up. Each suite, which houses between three to five students, includes a furnished living room, restroom, and kitchenette equipped with a full-size refrigerator and microwave. Each bedroom includes a twin XL bed, closet, desk, bookshelves, chair and an additional set of three large drawers.
Click here to see floor plans of the CNR LLC.
Student Clubs and Organizations are the backbone of campus activity. They connect students to interests and causes, create community, and shape leaders. There are two student clubs and organizations that are housed within the Department of Natural Resources and Society:
- Conservation and Environment Club
- Environmental Science Club
Find one you are interested in? Log in to VandalSync using your NET ID and password. VandalSync is the University’s online community for organizations and service. Find the portal of the club(s) you want to scope out and be connected with officers in just one click!