Becoming a Forestry Student at
Stephen F. Austin State University
Welcome from the Dean
We are glad you have taken the time to allow
us to show you why Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA) is one
of the most popular places for college-bound students like you.
Many of our friends and visitors are familiar
with SFA, but many don't know the details of our accomplishments,
academic programs, student services, residential environment, and
vast resources. We appreciate you taking the time to learn about
our success in building a world-class university.
You may want to review our academic programs
and then see if you are ready to meet our admissions standards.
Take a virtual
tour of campus, check out the housing options, and plan your
visit to our campus. You can apply for admissions and financial
aid online then check the status of your application online. Find
out about our graduates and their success stories. Their success
can be yours at SFA.
The Arthur Temple College of Forestry's
reputation is based on:
Our strong history in educating professional
SFA campus is located deep in the piney woods
of east Texas. Field station is taught each summer at the Piney
Woods Conservation Center in the heart of east Texas. So students
studying forestry on campus and at field station live and work among
the piney and hardwood of east Texas. Distance education students
in the Master
of Science on Resource Interpretation (MSRI) program live and
work all over the country.
Online & distance learning
SFA students have full access to physical and
online books and journals through the Steen Library. ATCOF students
have access to several computer labs, including two GIS/remote sensing
labs equipped with modern computers/plotters, ESRI, and ERDAS softwares.