Students to Present Summer Research Posters 3:00-5:00 PM on
August 26th, first floor lobby of Oxendine Bldg.  Click here to read more.

Biology Major Ethan Sanford is named 2016 Outstanding Senior.  Click here to read more. Chancellor Cummings and Ethan Sanford


Chancellor Robin Cummings speaks at TriBeta banquet.  Click here to read more. TriBeta Inducees 2016


Biology Department offers excellent programs:
Through its diversity of course offerings and its commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and service, the Department of Biology provides academic programs that prepare students for careers as biological professionals, biological educators, or for post-graduate study. Students can choose from several baccalaureate degree programs and five graduate degree programs in science education. To learn about these degree programs, click on "Undergraduate Programs" or "Science Education" to the left.  Students should consider engaging in research and out-of-classroom activities offered through the Department. Click on the link for "Student Resources" to the left for information about these activities.

Dedicated faculty:
The Biology Department strives to provide its faculty with opportunities, resources, and rewards to achieve excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the University and local communities. Members of the Biology faculty strive to enhance and enrich the intellectual, economic, social, and cultural life of the region.

New Writing Requirement:
Students who entered under, or who switched to, the 2011-2012 or later catalogs should consult with their advisors about the new writing requirement.

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