The SFS Model

  • Interdisciplinary approach to environmental issues
  • 8 Centers around the globe
  • Hands-on learning in incredible ecosystems
  • Explore the world and earn college credit

Since 1980, SFS has offered programs that are based in locations and ecosystems grappling with critical environmental issues such as climate change. Our programs are intense, invigorating, and fulfilling and are delivered by an all-star team of faculty and staff. Students on our programs examine firsthand the environmental issues faced by our host communities, gaining important research skills, making lifelong friends, and contributing to a growing body of international environmental research.