Why Study Here

The Reading Room in Sheilds Library photograhed on September 30, 2020, the first day of classes for the Fall Quarter.

The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CA&ES) is deeply committed to meeting society’s need for clean air and water, safe, plentiful food, and healthy, prosperous communities. Our diverse faculty, staff and students work together to develop solutions and improve the lives of people in California, the nation and the world.

When you study at CA&ES, you are inspired to explore your interests and gain hands-on experience in agriculture, environment, human needs and social sciences. You will be motivated by today’s top scientists and faculty at an internationally recognized school with outstanding academics and a diverse, active student community.