New MS Concentration in Energy and Sustainability Policy and Science (ESPS) begins Fall 2020

ESP is now offering a new MS concentration in Energy and Sustainability Policy and Science, available for Fall 2020 enrollment. This concentration focuses specifically on the scientific, policy and methods background in energy and sustainability needed for senior positions in energy and environmental consulting and NGOs, energy and sustainability-focused government offices, and private sector firms focused on energy and sustainability.

Information will be available in the upcoming University Catalog, and applications for admission are now open.

For more information, please contact Dr. Jen Sklarew at

Important Dates for Students

SPRING 2020 Semester (modified due to COVID-19)

MLK Day (university closed): Jan 20

First day of classes: Jan 21

Spring Break (extended): Mar 9-20

Dissertation/Thesis Deadline: May 8

Last day of classes: May 11

Reading Day(s): May 12

Final Exam Period: May 13-20

University Commencement: May 22 (tentative)

COVID-19 DATE CHANGES – For the complete modified spring calendar, see and for latest COVID-19 updates, see: