Join a department of world-leading researchers who are advancing understanding of our Earth and atmosphere through innovative science, education, and societal engagement. Our graduate program seeks to develop the next generation of geoscientists and informed citizens who will shape our planet’s future.
What degrees do you offer?
We offer degrees in Geological Sciences and Atmospheric Science.
Students can choose the path of an
M.S. or a Ph.D.
Do I have to pay for graduate school?
We offer support for all accepted students, including full tuition remission and a competitive yearly stipend. In 2022, the new graduate stipend is an effective raise of 30% over the 2021 rate.
A limited number of fellowships are available for qualified applicants.
Are the professors accepting students?
Please get in touch with our faculty to learn about opportunities.
What kinds of projects do graduate students work on?
Students use a combination of cutting-edge tools in modeling and the laboratory, and there is ample opportunity for field work. Please see the graduate student profiles for brief descriptions of on-going projects.
What are your admission requirements?
We are happy to report that we no longer accept the GRE test. Please see our admission page for current requirements.
I have a question you didn't answer.
We'd love to hear from you!
Please email the Graduate Committee Chair, who would be happy to point you in the right direction.