Department of Biology

Contact information

Department Office: BI-302
Phone: (909) 537-5305   -   FAX: (909) 537-7038
Mailing Address: Biology Dept, CSUSB, 5500 University Pkwy, San Bernardino, CA 92407

Upcoming Events in the Biology Department

11 Jan: First day of winter classes.

22 Jan: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Daniel Gregonis, Senior Criminalist at CA-DOJ Riverside

5 Feb: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Randy Hampton, University of California, San Diego

19 Feb: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Nathan Smith, The Dinosaur Institute, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

4 Mar: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Toby Franks, The Salk Institute

18 Mar: Biology Student Research Colloquium (4:00 pm, CS-142)

Mission of the Biology Department


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Department News

Applications for 2016 Summer Internships in Ecological Restoration are now available. Applications are due February 29, 2016.

Applications for the Biol-2-Med Articulation Program with Western University are due in January.

Applications are now being accepted from local K-5 teachers for a summer workshop course on "Plants and the Environment for the K-5 Classroom".

Applications for participation in the 2016 Stem Cell Scholars Internship Program are now closed. Applications for the following year will be available in November. Further information is available at the 'Bridges to Stem Cell Research' website.

Scholarships and Financial Assistance

Noyce Scholarships and MASS Scholarships

Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to upper division students at CSUSB earning a science or mathematics degree and a single-subject teaching credential. The Noyce Math and Science Scholars for the Inland Empire program and the Math and Science Scholars Scholarship (MASS) program are funded by the National Science Foundation.