What to Expect

Spend your summer living and learning by taking hands-on classes at Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania’s largest inland lake. Taught by experienced faculty, course materials emphasize practical skills and field techniques as well as up-to-date foundational information. Wildlife related courses are designed to meet certification requirements from the Wildlife Society.

Reside in a LEED-certified facility featuring modern lakeside housing. Enjoy kayaking, mountain biking, and hiking around Raystown’s 29,000 acres woods, water, and meadows.

Class sizes are kept small, so register now to reserve your space.

Course offerings are tentative and subject to change

Summer Wildlife Semester

 Summer 2018

Dates: June 4- June 29                        Cost TBD*
Food service - $100 per week*             Housing - $125 per week*

*Prices subject to change

Course # Title Faculty Division Skills Credits
BI 324 RFS Ornithology (33497) Yohn, C N   3.00
BI 323 RFS Mammalogy (20935) Glazier, D & Ramakrishnan, U N   3.00

Summer 2019

Course # Title Faculty Division Skills Credits
BI 324 RFS Ornithology (33497) Yohn, C N   3.00
BI 370 RFS Herpetology (20320) Matter, J & Nagle, R N   3.00

Summer 2020

Course # Title Faculty Division Skills Credits
BI 370 RFS Herpetology (20320) Matter, J & Nagle, R N   3.00
BI 323 RFS Mammalogy (20935) Glazier, D & Ramakrishnan, U N   3.00