Our applied, integrated scientific education provides the knowledge, skills, and experiences you need

Take a Look Inside NRES

NRES students shape a more sustainable future locally and around the globe by studying the intersections among natural resources, human-managed ecosystems, and the social sciences.


Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences student, Faith, was recently featured on Illinois Journeys.

Read about her decision to come to the University of Illinois, research she's participating in, and her goals for the future!


We research and work in locations locally, across the US, and around the world

Prospective Students

NRES offers a degree path for wherever you are in your studies

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