College of Natural Resources and Environment

We are No. 1

CNRE has been named the best place to study natural resources and conservation in the U.S. for the fourth consecutive year by College Factual.

Explore CNRE majors

Find the major that's the right fit for your academic interests and career goals. Check out what you'll learn, possible career options, and why you should study at Virginia Tech.

Heads Up CNRE

Check out the Awards Celebration photos

It's CNRE's biggest and brightest night! See what was happening and who was there.

A student explores the crystal-clear waters of Alexander Spring on Florida’s Ocala National Forest.

Students standing beside weather monitoring equipment

Meteorology program reaches new heights

Dave Carroll and students have anchored weather stations on the highest peaks in Virginia and West Virginia.

Important info about CNRE Commencement

Check out the CNRE Commencement site for info about ordering your regalia, directions for line up and the processional, and more.