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Friday Harbor Labs Info Session – Spring/Summer Quarter 2017


Spend spring or summer quarter studying at the UW’s marine field station in the San Juan Islands. Get started by attending the following info session:

INFO SESSION: Spring and Summer Quarter at Friday Harbor
When: Tuesday 1/17, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Where: Marine Sciences Building Room 123

Learn more about what spending a quarter studying full time in the San Juan Islands can mean for you. Courses are available for students starting their exploration of marine biology up to senior undergraduates. Meet some of our teaching faculty and learn how to apply and fund your quarter at ‘FHL’.

Why Study at Friday Harbor Labs?
● Explore the marine environment of the Salish Sea where your classroom is a marine preserve, and the boats are just steps away from your dorm.
● Fall courses for students at all levels and majors: intro marine biology, creative writing, environmental literature, and oceanography are just some of the topics.
● Get to know your teachers with class sizes frequently less than 20 students.

Explore FHL

“A Very Sticky Fish”: award winning video created by autumn 2015 students in the FHL 305: Biology of Fishes course
Student profile of Susan Harris (’15) and her experience with FHL
Working and Living at Friday Harbor Labs
Information about the town of Friday Harbor
Spring 2017 course list
Summer 2017 course list
● UW Marine Biology Adviser: Joe Kobayashi:
● Friday Harbor Labs Adviser: Stacy Markman:

Application deadline for Spring quarter is February 1.