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The School for Field Studies

The School for Field Studies programs teach students about critical environmental problems and train them to do field research that will help address these problems, from wildlife conservation to rainforest restoration. SFS field exercises complement classroom lectures and help students to develop skills needed for directed research projects.

Davidson is an affiliate school of SFS, so students receive:

  • Priority acceptance to SFS programs
  • Biology course credits for SFS programs.

Each SFS program focuses on environmental issues at one of six international centers, located in: