College of the Environment and Life Sciences

Education, Experience, Excellence for the 21st Century

Office of Academic and Student Affairs

Welcome to the Office of Academic and Student Affairs. Our office is committed to assisting faculty, staff and undergraduate students with all academic issues relating to the College. Our mission is to serve as an accessible, student centered resource that supports students’ academic and personal development and facilitates students’ progress throughout their academic career. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

CELS Scholarships

CELS Scholarships The College proudly offers a number of scholarships to support the work of its students. These funds come from private endowments as well as from state and federally supported programs.


CELS Student Ambassadors

The CELS Student Ambassador Program is a leadership opportunity for CELS students who wish to share their student experience with fellow students and the community.  CELS Ambassadors provide campus tours and information meetings with prospective students, connect with CELS freshman, and represent their majors at University recruitment events.  If you are a prospective student and would like to connect with one of our ambassadors, please email us ( or

Applications to become a CELS Ambassador will be available in March.

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