What's special about Wildlife at Humboldt?


An emphasis on learning in the field that is accentuated by easy access to the natural environment.


A faculty that is committed to teaching and active professionally.

Photo: students with Hoopa bear





A curriculum that blends basic science with specialized upper division courses in wildlife conservation and management.


Small classes and extensive faculty-student contact, plus interactions among graduate students, undergrads, and local professionals.


Photo: learning to identify songbirds in ornithology lab

Photo: weighing a newborn elk calfA strong reputation and high rate of job-placement within the discipline.


Excellent facilities for learning.

Photo: the wildlife & fisheries building on the university campus

Experience in study design and participation in applied research

A list of recent papers published by Wildlife undergraduates as senior author,
* indicates student-authors.