Semester Programs

Kayaking at Raystown Lake
 By: Juniata College

The Raystown Field Station provides education opportunities for undergraduates through regular campus-linked and summer session courses. Check out this video to lean more about our semester programs.

The Station also provides continuing education opportunities for teachers and other interested participants through our outreach summer workshop series. For more information, follow the links to the specific semesters.


Environmental Science Semesters

  • Offered in partnership with Saint Francis University.
  • These semesters topics rotate among four themes; Environmental Restoration, Forest Conservation, Aquatic Ecology and Wildlife Conservation.
  • Students conduct group field research projects that are centered on the semester theme.
  • Students are expected to take the entire suite of courses offered unless previous arrangements are made with the RFS program director. 


Information for non Juniata Students

Non-Juniata students are welcome to enroll in Field Station courses. Please contact the Field Station office at for details. To register for Juniata classes, use the visiting non-degree registration form. This can be found at the bottom of the student forms page.

Visiting Non-Degree Registration