Students are encouraged to take their learning out into the field with the following opportunities.

UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

  • Alaska Salmon Program: Six week summer program studying salmon and aquatic ecology at field camps in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska

Other Programs

  • Bamfield Marine Sciences Center (Barkley Sound, British Columbia): Courses and research opportunities.
  • Oregon Institute for Marine Biology (Charleston, Oregon): Summer course opportunities at the marine field station for the University of Oregon.
  • SEA Semster (Woods Hole, Massachusetts): Ocean focused study abroad programs on sailing vessels in the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (Monterey, California): 10 week summer research internship program.
  • Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (Bermuda): courses and research experience opportunities for undergraduates.
  • Semester at WHOI (Woods Hole, Massachusetts): “The program features a for-credit, semester-long research experience directly advised by a WHOI scientist or engineer as well as the opportunity to take graduate-level courses modified for undergraduate credit.”


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