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TIDES resources

Experiential learning is the hallmark of a College of Natural Sciences undergraduate education, and TIDES is your clearinghouse for information on opportunities. The resources below are arranged by major, with a section for students in health professions as well, but often opportunities are open to all students, so explore all of your areas of interest.


Computer Science
Environmental Science
Human Development & Family Sciences
Nutritional Sciences
Public Health
Textiles & Apparel
Health Professions


TIDES offers drop-in hours each week in Painter Hall 3.04 for students who would like to discuss strategies for getting involved in experiential learning activities and connecting with CNS and campus resources.

Experiential learning opportunities are available through courses, undergraduate research, study abroad, internships, and more. 

Tuesdays, 1-3pm
Thursdays, 10am-12noon

Can't make it during drop-in hours? Schedule an appointment.

Want to receive announcements of programs and opportunities?

Join the CNS experiential learning listserv. The newsletter includes announcements about programs and opportunities for students interested in undergraduate research, internships, study abroad, entrepreneurship, and more.