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Information for Undergraduate Students


The Department of Biology and Biochemistry offers B.S. and B.A. degrees in Biology and Biochemistry and a B.S. in Mathematical Biology administered jointly with the Department of Mathematics. Learn More >


Students majoring in one of the disciplines offered by the Department of Biology and Biochemistry are advised in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Undergraduate Advising Center. Learn More >

Laboratory Instruction

The department offers laboratory courses covering a range of disciplines and methodologies. Learn More >

Undergraduate Research

By participating in research, undergraduates can better prepare for their future and gain skills beyond those acquired in a classroom or teaching lab. Learn More >


Students are encouraged to explore scholarships offered by the department, the college, and the university. Learn More >