Student Resources


As a student in the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management (NREM), many exciting educational opportunities are available to you.  Through comprehensive coursework and practical field experience you will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to become a successful natural resource professional.

You can choose from two majors: Animal Ecology and Forestry, each with a variety of options.  These options allow you to specialize in fisheries, urban forestry, interpretation, wood products, pre-veterinary or in a variety of other areas.  You may also choose to minor in either Animal Ecology or Forestry.


Future Students

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Students


NREM Student Services Center
These staff are here to help you, so please call, email, or stop by to see them.

Marti Steelman

John Burnett

Student Services Specialist


Amanda Chung

Student Services Specialist


Kelly Kyle

Graduate Student Secretary


Marti Steelman

Secretary, Student Services Center


Student Services
Center Contact


124 Science Hall II
2310 Pammel Dr.
Ames, Iowa
Phone 515-294-6148,
Fax 515-294-7874