Warner College of Natural Resources students don't just study the environment in textbooks; they get dirty, get first-hand experience, and they have been doing it for over 100 years! Experiential education is the foundation of our programs, because to study the outdoors, you have to get outdoors.

The Warner Effect

80% of Warner Grads secure jobs or future education within 6 months of graduation.

8 in 10 students would choose their Warner Major again.

9 in 10 rate their Warner experience as positive.

Our Majors

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Warner Community

Warner College of Natural Resources students at Colorado State University are passionate about the work that they do in the classroom and the outdoors. The passion doesn’t stop there, many Warner College students get involved in student organizations, events, and learning communities in the College.

Tune Into Nature: A Warner College Podcast

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Hands-on Learning

CSU is Gold at Green

At Colorado State, sustainability is a mission we all embrace together. Learn more about the ways we keep CSU green!

State of Sustainability

Student Success

Beyond the Classroom

Michael Smith Natural Resources Building

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Fort Collins
Outdoor Adventure Paradise

Fort Collins has some much to offer when it comes to engaging with the outdoors. There are so many activities, ranging from hiking to stand up paddle boarding. Locals get to enjoy 50 parks, 280-plus miles of trails, including paved and unpaved walking and biking trails.

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Carmyn Ginnetti

College Recruitment and Engagement Coordinator