The Department of Geology is housed in the Geology Building to the east of the Rhatigan Student Center.

Our facilities include:

  • X-ray diffraction laboratory (with a Rigaku MiniFlex II XRD system)
  • Optical mineralogy and petrology laboratory
  • Carbonate sedimentology laboratory
  • Computer modeling lab
  • State of the art software for applications in petroleum exploration geology and GIS, including:
  • Comprehensive rock, mineral, and fossil collection
  • Undergraduate research laboratories
  • Wide variety of field equipment