Outdoor and Wilderness Education Department

Western partners with quality outdoor programs to offer students undergraduate and graduate credit through the Extended Studies program. Contact OutdoorPrograms@western.edu.

Credit Partnerships

Alderleaf Wilderness School

Anake Outdoor School Program

Boulder Outdoor Survival School

Colorado Wilderness Emergency Medicine Institute

Cottonwood Institute Program

Earth-Based Institute 

International Wilderness Leadership School

Landmark Learning

MED Mountain ED and Development

NOLS National Outdoor Leadership School

NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute (WMI)

Outward Bound

Sea State Educational Travel

SOLO Wilderness Medicine