Welcome

The Department of Geography at Michigan State University is the starting place to explore Geography. From here you can explore research being conducted by world class faculty, learn more about the degrees and courses we offer, connect with our great staff, and discover how a geography degree from MSU will put you on the map.

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Why major in Geography at MSU?

News

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Census Bureau is Hiring

Geography students are encouraged to apply

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Grad Student Leader of the Year

Congratulations to Dee Jordan!

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Grad Student Wins NSF Award

Congratulations to Cristina Gauthier!

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Grad Student Wins ASPRS Ta Liang Award

Congratulations to April Frake!

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Where will you go this summer?

Summer of Geography Online Classes Available

Events

Friday, April 29, 2016 2:00 pm

DECENTRALIZATION, INSTITUTIONS, AND ACCESS TO POTABLE WATER IN MALAWI’S URBAN AND PERI-URBAN INFORMAL SETTLEMENTS

Friday, April 29, 2016 2:00 pm

Dr. Moira Zellner from the Department of Urban Planning and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 9:00 am

“The future of groundwater resources in a water-abundant region: Modeling the impacts of climate change and measuring social indicators of sustainability”

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 6:00 pm

This is a FREE community event highlighting MSU research while offering free locally sourced desserts, coffee, tea and a cash bar before the lecture.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 2:00 pm

TOWARD A RELATIONAL AGRO-FOOD SYSTEM:THE CASE OF THE BLUE RIDGE WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE HIGH COUNTRY FARM TOUR

Online Courses

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Find out about the undergraduate, graduate, and professional development online courses we offer