Politics, Geography and International Studies

Student Resources

Any information the department receives from outside organizations regarding job and internship opportunities will be forwarded to students via email. General job, career and internship information may be found below.

Career Resources

Geography and GIS Careers
International Studies Careers
Political Science Careers
UWRF Career Services


Internships may be arranged for course credit in consultation with a department faculty advisor. The following are the department's internship courses.

GEOG 279
GEOG 379
INTS 379
POLS 279

Contact a department faculty member to learn more.

The GIS Lab is located in 301 Kleinpell Fine Arts and is open for student use during certain periods of the day. See the current lab hours.


Gamma Theta Upsilon
International Geographical Honor Society
Eta Pi Chapter Adviser: Dr. John Heppen

Pi Sigma Alpha
International Political Science Honor Society
Eta Xi Chapter Adviser: Dr. Davida Alperin

The department's annual Map & Poster Competition is open to all UWRF students. Entries must be submitted by Monday, April 22, 2024, to be considered for this year's competition.  Winners will be announced the last week of spring semester.

More Information

International Studies
Political Science
Pre Law

Visit the UWRF Scholarships page for more information and to apply.

GIS Club
Adviser: Dr. Matt Dooley

Student Geography Organization (SGO)
Adviser: Dr. John Heppen

Political Science & International Studies Society
Adviser: Dr. Davida Alperin

Pre-Law Club
Adviser: Dr. Neil Kraus
Contact student organizer, Darien Maxwell

For more information and other opportunities, visit UWRF Student Organizations

Contact Us

Politics, Geography and International Studies
M-F, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
355-356 Kleinpell Fine Arts
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