Mission of the College
Recognizing its unique land-grant research and education mission to the people of Washington and the state’s increasing global involvement, the college provides leadership in discovering, accessing, and disseminating knowledge through high quality research, instruction and extension programs that contribute to a safe, abundant food and fiber supply; promote the well-being of individuals, families, and communities; enhance sustainability of agricultural and economic systems; and promote stewardship of natural resources and ecological systems.
Welcome to the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resources Sciences (CAHNRS) web site. CAHNRS is an expansive and diverse college that includes 15 academic departments and four research and extension centers distributed across Washington State. Our mission is to provide global leadership in discovering, accessing, and disseminating knowledge that contributes to a safe, abundant food and fiber supply; promotes the well-being of individuals, families, and communities; enhances sustainability of agricultural and economic systems; and promotes stewardship of natural resources and ecological systems. In all dimensions of our mission, we strive to live up to the “World Class. Face to Face” standard of Washington State University.
If you are a prospective student, we want you to know about the first-class education you can receive here! Visit our site developed exclusively for you. We hope you’ll watch the videos and read the student profiles and success stories that will tell you about the exciting programs and career opportunities offered in our college. Whether you want to be a biotechnologist or a fashion designer, we have the program for you!
If you are one of the many stakeholders of our college, I would encourage you to explore the diverse research and outreach programs offered through the college. The WSU Agriculture page will provide you with an exciting look at some of the most recent developments in the college serving our state’s vast food and agriculture industry. You can also visit the web pages of our academic departments, various centers of excellence, and the Agricultural Research Center to find out more about the vast array of research and outreach programs carried out in the college.
Thank you for visiting our website. Please contact us if you need more information.
College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resources Sciences
421 Hulbert Hall, P.O. Box 646242
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6242