Field School Opportunities

2019/20 Wildlands Studies Field School

Australia: Tropical Ecosystems April 8 – May 22, 2019
Amazing wildlife: Sea turtles, kangaroos, crocodiles, koalas, cassowaries
Field research skills: Species identification, marine taxonomy, surveying techniques
Incredible environments: Great Barrier Reef, tropical rainforests, coastlines, grasslands

South Africa: Oceans and Wildlife April 8 – May 22, 2019
Amazing wildlife: Lion, rhino, zebras, giraffes, elephants, humpback whales, dolphins
Field research skills: Camera traps, marine mammal surveys, species identification
Incredible environments: Marine ecosystems, coastlines African plains, grasslands

Remember, not all classrooms have four walls. Spend the spring term sleeping in your tent while studying in South Africa or Australia and earning academic credit! Use the break to look over the details of each program and secure your spot by applying at:

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We invite students to check out all our programs at Wildlands Studies.


WWU Field Program
Village Studies - Winter 2019

Earn 15 WWU Credits in Thailand

  • Explore issues of sustainability, indigenous knowledge and social justice in Thailand
  • Work with grassroots organizations on community development projects
  • Learn about sustainable fishing and conservation with the Moklen, one of the few remaining sea nomads
  • Visit the jungles of Kui Buri National Park, home to over 300 wild elephants

Financial Aid available

  • Cost: $8,049 est.
  • Includes 15 WWU credits, airfare, lodging, meals, transportation, etc.
  • Contact us to learn more about financial aid, funding and scholarships

For More Information

  • Contact Alex Martin,

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Off the Beaten Track Field School - Summer 2018

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click on the flyer to get a downloadable PDF, click on the title to go to Off the Beaten Track's website.

2018 WWU Archaeological Summer Field School

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Wildland Studies Field School

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2018 Barkley Sound Summer Field School

Please follow link for more information and how to apply:

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Off the Beaten Track Field School

information about Off the Beaten Track Field School

Past Opportunities:

Faculty Led Global Learning Program

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Wild Rockies Field Institute

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Archaeological Field School Miloli'i State Park, Hawaii

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Summer 2016 Red Fish School of Change

Red Fish School of Change



Northwest Connections Field Programs

Northwest Connections


Summer Field School 2016