Field Camp

Field Camp Requirement

The B.S. in Geology and B.S. in Geology with Environmental Emphasis degree programs require that students must complete one of the following that include a summer field camp in geology (taught by another college or university) that is approved as GEO 493 (3 to 6 credits).

Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their academic advisor early in the geology program to discuss field camp options. You will find a current (mostly) and comprehensive list of Geology field camps in the U.S. and abroad at

For additional information about which camps have been attended by GVSU Geology alums, please contact the Geology office.





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