Natural Resources and Ecology


Natural Resources and Ecology
A foundational level (sophomore) course providing students a variety of experiences that in the fields of natural resources and ecology. Study of the natural world including biomes, land, air, water, energy, use and care as well as a focus on issues surrounding man's interaction with the Earth will be addressed in this course.
  To register for the Institute, click here.

Location Oregon Gardens Natural Resources Education Center, Silverton, OR.

Dates: July 20-30, 2014

Cost: $2500  Includes cost of instruction and materials, housing, meals in campus dining centers.  Checks can be written to St. Paul High School and mailed to 20449 Main Street NE St Paul, OR 97137.

Registration Fee must be paid prior to the beginning of the Institute. 

Course Credit: Graduate course credit is available for three or six quarter credits.  For more information click here.  NOTE: All course credit registrants, whether they are Oregon residents or from out of state, will pay in-state tuition during Summer Session.

Schedule:  On-site check in is from 10:00am to 3:00pm on Sunday, July 20 at Oregon Gardens.  Class begins at 4:00pm in the Natural Resources Education Center, on July 20.  Classes will be held 8:00am to 5:00pm on Monday through Friday, Saturday and Sunday are days off, and the last class will be Wednesday, July 30 from 8:00am to Noon.

For those traveling by air to Oregon:  Transportation from Portland International Airport (PDX) is available by shuttle.  Please allow at least three hours after your flight to arrive in Silverton, depending on the time of day.  Other travel options include car rental from PDX. 

Housing:  Housing will be at the Oregon Gardens.

Other Facilities

Tourism InformationOregon Gardens, Silverton, OR, Silver Creek Falls,

Contact:  Amy White at 541-737-2661 or email.