The Mountain Environments Research Institute currently offers Extended Education courses and study abroad opportunities through Western Washington University. Students can take courses in a variety of disciplines that provide opportunities to gain experience working in mountain environments through outdoor leadership development, climbing and mountaineering, field-based science, and international and local community development.
Courses offered Spring 2018:
- ESCI 397H Intro Mountain Research - CORE
Courses offered Summer 2018:
- ESCI 498D Mountain Research and Ecology in the Peruvian Andes - CORE
Other Student Opportunities
- A Biology Field Course in Chamonix, France with Robin Kodner!
- High Alpine Field Instructor Job
- GRID-Arendal Internship in Norway!