Welcome from Student Assistant, Sam Faries



My name is Sam Faries and I am a first year Master of Environmental Management student as well as the newest student assistant with the Yale F&ES Admissions Office. In the two months that I have spent at F&ES I have had my decision to come here justified time and again. I have already received so much from the F&ES community and I hope give back by engaging with the next round of applicants and admitted students to answer questions and alleviate concerns about the application process, choosing a school, and F&ES at large.

Where I was before F&ES:

I was born and raised in Austin, Texas and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2015 with a B.S. in Environmental Science…