• Quey Hebrew Lecture: Tyler Lyson

    Come hear from Tyler Lyson at this year's Quey Hebrew Lecture as he gives his lecture, "After the Asteroid: Colorado Rocks Tell Earth's Comeback Story." The lecture will be on Thursday March 5, room 251 TNRB, at 7:00 PM.

  • BYU Inspiring Learning Medallion

    A beautiful one-ounce silver medallion, commemorating James E. Talmage and the President's emphasis on experiential learning, has been minted by our department, and is now available for purchase!

  • Urban Dust and Dry Lakebeds

    BYU Geological Sciences researched the effect of dry lakebeds on urban dust

Department Overview

The geological sciences consist of a number of disciplines aimed at understanding the earth's origin and development and the natural processes that have operated upon it and within it from the time of the formation of the solar system.