Look over these guidelines before starting a course paper or thesis.
Keep track of important GPR events, dates, and faculty office hours with our Google calendar.
Help is available for Geography, Planning, & Recreation students
NAU advisors will help you determine the courses to take as you work toward your degree. Many departments, like Geography, Planning and Recreation, also have staff and faculty members available to assist with input to ensure your path to degree completion is on the right track. Whether you are a new student, transfer student, online student, or continuing student, advising services are available to you.
BS Geographic Science & Community Planning (GSP)
BS Parks and Recreation Management (PRM)
Degree progression plan
- 4-year progression plan ( These are the official progression plan used by the SBS Advising office.)
Experiential learning materials (3-6 credit hours required for the GSP Undergraduate Major). Use this guide and fillable form (Word or pdf) to prepare for your Experiential Learning requirement.
- Experiential Learning Guidelines and Options for GSP students. Information and choices for how to complete the requirement. Although written for undergraduates, the policies on hours worked and reporting results also apply to graduate students.
- GSP Experiential Learning & Internship Form (fillable form or MSWord form). Discuss with your advising professor and submit hard copy or electronic copy. This form is for undergraduate GSP and graduate GPR students.
MS Applied Geospatial Sciences & Graduate Certificate Programs
NAU advising services
First-year and undeclared students:
Students can use NAU’s appointment planner to schedule an appointment with their assigned advisor. You can email or call your NAU advisor. Not sure who your advisor is? Use your student center in LOUIE.