Instructor teaching a geology graduate student in the lab

Ph.D. Geology

Locations

Moscow

Office of Admissions
admissions@uidaho.edu
Phone: 208-885-6326
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119

Mailing Address
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Physical/Express Mail Address
University of Idaho
709 Deakin Street SUB Rm 117
Moscow, ID 83844

Boise

admissions@uidaho.edu
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene

futurestudents@uidaho.edu
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1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls

futurestudents@uidaho.edu
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

Geology for Tomorrow

Build a geological foundation that’s rock solid and be part of solution addressing issues like erosion, climate change and the sustainable use of land. As a graduate student, you receive training in theory and modern field observation strategies, as well as opportunities to research geological problems around the world and on other planets.

Fast Facts

  • Extremely diverse regional terrain is an optimal place to conduct research
  • Internationally recognized faculty
  • Ample research opportunities
  • Sophisticated technology available to study geological processes
Careers
Career
Career
  • Professor and researcher at a university (Ph.D. required)
  • Teacher at the secondary or community college level
  • Geologist
  • Environmental scientist
  • Geotechnical engineer
Degrees
Degree
Degree Roadmap
Financial
Financial
Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Get Involved
Get Involved
Hands-on Learning
  • Laboratory work and study in the field
  • Geological Sciences seminar series