Faculty within the Water Division have joint appointments within the Utah Water Research Laboratory and USU's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The academic curriculum supporting research is one of the most comprehensive offered in the United States.
Elements of ongoing research projects at the Utah Water Research Laboratory are routinely and effectively incorporated into courses offered by the CEE department. The program combines research, training, and experience to understand water issues and water resources management challenges in the State of Utah, the United States, and the world.
To learn more about the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at USU, please see CEE application information.
Civil & Environmental Engineering Water Resources Graduate Emphases
The UWRL Water Program highlights four key research areas: Hydraulics, Hydrology & Water Resources, Intelligent Water Systems, and Irrigation, which correlate directly with the 6 graduate emphases offered by USU's Civil and Environmental Engineering department: