WELCOME to the Department of Geography at UCLA. Established in 1911, the Department of Geography consistently ranks among the top departments in the United States. Recognized internationally as a leader in research and education in both physical and human geo­graphy, the Department offers under­graduate degrees (B.A.) in Geography and Environ­mental Studies, and graduate degrees (M.A., Ph.D.) in Geography.

Gregory S. OkinChair, Department of Geography
Distinguished Teaching Award receipients 2019

Highly Cited Researchers 2019

Professor Dennis Lettenmaier listed as one of the Highly Cited…
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AAG Announces 2020 Class of AAG Fellows

The American Association of Geographers announces their 2020…
Distinguished Teaching Award receipients 2019

Professor Sheppard receives Distinguished Teaching Award

von Humboldt chair and Professor Eric Sheppard received UCLA's…
Distinguished Teaching Award receipients 2019

Professor Glen MacDonald elected Royal Society of Canada Fellow

Distinguished Professor and John Muir Memorial Chair Glen MacDonald…
Distinguished Teaching Award receipients 2019

Professor C. Cindy Fan awarded honorary degree from University of Bristol

Professor C. Cindy Fan awarded an Honorary Degree Doctor…
Distinguished Teaching Award receipients 2019

NASA Awards Universities Funding That May Support Moon to Mars

The UCLA Geography Department, through Professor Marilyn Raphael's…
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