Student Experience

Meet some current and former students in each of our programs as well as the Geography Society and listen to what they have to say about Geography, Environment and Geomatics and life at the University of Guelph.


Meet Jasmine, a Bachelor of Arts Honours Geography major and listen to what she has to say about her experience at UofG:

Jubril is an international student who chose our Environmental Geomatics Honours program:


Thinking of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Governance - check out what Toby has to say.

Abi, a 3rd year student, discusses why she choose the Bachelor of Science in Env. Sci honours program Environment and Resource Management:


Zane is a 4th year student in the Bachelor of Science Honours major in Environmental Geomatics . Listen to what he has to say about his summer 2020 plans working on research with Dr Ben DeVries.

Our student group - The Geography Society - organizes special events throughout the year, including trips, parties, and career nights to keep you engaged and networked with faculty and with the community @Guelph.


Meet Shelby Asch-Jones, 3rd year Bachelor of Arts, Honours Program,
Geography Major.

Meet Ayisha Ayoub, she is starting her 3rd year in the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences as an Environment and Resource Management major at University of Guelph.


Nicki Skelhorn, is a 4th year student, in Guelph's unique program, BAS (Bachelor of Arts and Science), German and Geography (GIS) major.

Nicolas, 4th year, chose the BScH Environmental Geomatics program because of his love of sciences. 


Alumni Lindsay Davis graduated in 2014 from the Environmental Geoscience and Geomatics program and in 2016 completed her MSc.

Meet Josie Mielhausen, Environmental Scientist at GEO Morphix Ltd, BA Geog ’17 and MSc ‘19 Environmental Geomatics Honours program:


Matthew Vetta, BA GEOG '12, MSc'14 has advice for new students.

Are you a current or recent Department of Geography, Environment and Geomatics student and want to share your experience with future students?  Get in touch with the Undergraduate Coordinator

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