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Hydrologic Sciences

Students gain advanced knowledge of geologic, atmospheric and oceanic sciences; hydrobiology; hydrology; hydrochemistry; engineering; and other applied physical sciences. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in the physical, chemical, and biological processes that affect the circulation of water and beneficial and/or harmful solutes on Earth.


Program Address

Dept. of Land, Air & Water Resources
1152 Plant & Environmental Sciences Building
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 752-1669
(530) 752-1552

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies
Major Code: 

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

Jan 5, 2020
May 1, 2020
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Jan 5, 2020
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2020

Degrees Offered

M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan B
Ph.D. Plan C


Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Land Air & Water Resources
  • 08/01/2019 to 03/31/2020
  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Land Air & Water Resources
  • 07/01/2016 to 06/30/2022

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

External Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies