Welcome to MSU Field Camp 2020!

Course: GEO429R Field Geology (Details Coming Soon)

Instructors: Dr. Madison Myers and Dr. David Lageson

Dates: May 24 - June 13

Mandatory Organizing Meeting: TBA

Estimated Costs:

  • Fee $1530
  • In State Tuition (3 credits) $870.60
  • Out of State Tuition (3 credits) $3,085.05


  • Earth History (GEO 211)
  • Mineralogy (GEO 302)
  • Sedimentation and Stratigraphy (GEO 309)
  • Structural Geology (GEO 315)
  • Field Methods (GEO 428)

 The application deadline is March 1st, 2020 and is only open to internal applications.  Please access the application by following this link



A senior capstone course for the geology and paleontology options. Summer field course with application of field procedures and mapping techniques to a variety of geologic problems and exercises. Students will study a range of rock types, sedimentary depositional environments, and structural deformation styles in order to learn the geological and tectonic history of the western North America Cordillera. Extensive hiking and outdoor physical challenges require that students be physically fit. A fee for supplies, transportation, and other logistical expenses is required. 

If you have any immediate questions or concerns, please contact andrew.laskowski@montana.edu