Peer Advising Program

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Natural Resources


The Natural Resources College focuses on how best to support students and help them succeed with their Natural Resources training and also being at Utah State University.

Helpful information includes:

Review the websites and the information about each general topic that you might need to know to provide to students as a Peer Advisor.


Natural Resources
1. What are the 3 departments in the CNR, and who are the department heads for each one?
2. What minors are available from the College of Natural Resources?
3. How many majors are offered from the CNR? List them.
4. Where can I, as a peer advisor, go to get extra office supplies?
5. Where is the online USU job board? Where is the online CNR job board?
6. What are the CNR clubs, and how do students get involved in them?
7. What time of the year do students apply for scholarships for the next year? How do they apply?
8. Briefly describe the process we must go through to complete graduation applications when students bring the applications to our office. How far in advance should a student apply for graduation?
9. Who can I call when I have technological problems?
10. A student comes in wanting a copy of their change of matriculation sheet. Where can you find a copy of their document?
11. How can a student change his/her major?
12. What is the one-year prerequisite rule for the math department? How can that affect how you advise students?
13. What are the basic BIO, MATH, and CHEM requirements for each of the CNR majors?
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