The undergraduate program in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at U. C. Berkeley offers the Environmental Economics and Policy (EEP) major. The EEP  undergraduate major is open to students in the  Berkeley Rausser College of Natural Resources and the College of Letters & Science. The program takes a problem-solving approach to issues involving renewable and fixed natural resources, and it is based on a foundation in micro-economic theory and the economics of resources and the environment.

Details on the EEP Major and Advising

How to declare? Click HERE to read details about the EEP major.

Make an appointment with the EEP Major advisor William Hughes.

If students want to drop in with the advisors they can see their drop-in hours posted here.

Congrats to the EEP Class of 2022!

Congratulations to all our graduates this Spring 2022, and those that graduated last Fall 2021. Congratulations to our EEP Honors students and to Mark Braun for winning the Melis Medal in the RCNR Honors Symposium.

Congratulations to Tilak Misner, EEP Major Citation recipient, and Bryan Huang, recipient of the ARE Department Citation Award.


Congratulations to the EEP Class of 2021!

And Congrats to Hila Etkin, EEP major Citation Winner, Congratulations to Zhaolong (Jerry ) Zhu for the Department Citation Award and for being one of three co-winners of the Rausser College of Natural Resources Babcock Award. Finally, Congratulations to the Rausser CNR student Commencement Speaker our very own EEP graduate Sabina Mahavni. 

Go Bears! Go Fall Class of 2020!

Congratulations to the Class of 2020 EEP Awardees: Environmental Economics & Policy Major Citation Award: Christian T. Fong  and Agricultural Resource Economics Departmental Citation Award: David B. Coats.

Go Spring Class of 2020!