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The Outdoor Adventure Center and the Science departments have teamed up to offer Natural History Excursions for school credit!

Come and experience "hands on learning", a perfect opportunity to apply education learned in the classroom in an outdoor setting. Register through the UVU Class Catalog under Biology or Geology 202R, participants will receive one elective science credit.


Death Valley, California

March 30th - April 3rd, 2016

Spend four days with UVU science faculty below sea level learning about Death Valley's geological features and flora. Witness the areas astronomy, botany, geology, zoology, and archeology in person. Learn more about one of the most unique environments. Sign up for Science Excursion (BIOL/GEOL 202R) and earn 1 hour of science elective credit. Special course fee of $250 covers the cost of the trip and includes: transportation, group equipment, food, lodging, and camping.

Questions about academic credit contact Danny Horns 801-863-8582, questions about trip logistics contact Kimberly Reynolds 801-863-8791.


Register online under the registration menu once you have signed into UVlink.

Once you have registered, you can pay the deposit to the OAC.

For more information:
Science Department (PS202R) or
OAC (Outdoor Adventure Center - SL 216)
(801) 863-7052

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