Environmental Studies News & Announcements

Fall 2014 Important Dates

  • September 22 - Last day to add classes
  • September 26 - Graduation application deadline for Fall graduation
  • October 20 - Last day to request CR/NC grading option
  • November 11 - Veterans Day - campus closed
  • November 21 - Last day to withdraw
  • November 24-28 - Thanksgiving Break - no classes
  • December 15 - Last day of class
  • December 16-20 - Finals Week


Bill McKibben is coming to SF State

To kick off the first School of Public Affairs & Civic Engagement Civic Lecture Series, Bill McKibben, co-founder of 350.org, will be speaking on Thursday, October 16th, 2:00pm in McKenna Theater. Break-out sessions will follow. Come get inspired to be part of the climate movement! There will also be a Climate Action Forum Film Series with a film each day that week. 


How to Apply to be a Environmental Studies Major


Need to see an advisor?

Environmental Studies advisors and concentration advisors hold drop-in office hours for students seeking advising, no appointments are needed unless none of the posted times fit your schedule. Please see the Advising page for office hours and contact information. Please bring with you a DARS report and your Advising Grid.


New GE Requirements

For those of you who will be graduing with the newly revised GE requirements (effective Fall 2014), please see this table which lists any course in the ENVS curriculum that also meets one or more lower or upper division GE requirement. For more info see the Bulletin. If you are a continuing student and remaining under the old GE, please see an advisor with any questions. 


2013/2014 ENVS Newsletter


New BA Curriculum

All newly admitted Environmental Studies BA students will be enrolled in the new BA curriculum, effective Fall 2013. Current students in one of the three BA concentrations can either choose to complete their degree in the current concentration or change to the new one. Please see our New Curriculum page for details.