Department of Forest Resources at the University of Minnesota



Want to have class outside?

So do we. We'll take you beyond the classroom and into the forest for learning experiences that you'll never forget.

Let's Go Get our Hands Dirty

Upcoming Events

Environmental Internship & Career Fair 2022
Friday, February 4, 2022: 9am - 3pm

Connect with organizations for full-time opportunities and internships. At the fair, you'll be able to: explore opportunities, engage with employers, and make an impression that can help you to stand out in the job or internship application process.


30 Years of Mentoring: Forest Resources Spotlight
January 6, 2022

Get to know forest resources mentee Luiza Lucena in the NRSM program and her mentor Randy Kolka, project leader and soil scientist with the USDA Forest Service.

Forest Scene Fall 2021 - Alumni Spotlight: Jake Donnay
December 21, 2021

Jake Donnay, Director of Legislative Affairs for the U.S. Forest Service and Forest Resources alumni (B.S. and M.S.), talks about his experience in the department and how it prepared him for his forestry career.

Forest Scene Newsletter - Fall 2021 Edition
December 21, 2021

The Fall 2021 edition of the Forest Scene newsletter is out, featuring stories of the department's students, alumni, and faculty.