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

3 Apr: First day of Spring classes. Welcome back!

14 Apr: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Dr. Stephen Gatesy, Brown University

28 Apr: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Dr. Adam Huttenlocker, USC

12 May: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Dr. Nikolas Nikolaidis, CSU Fullerton

26 May: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Dr. Chris Tracy, CSU Fullerton

9 Jun: Biology Student Research Colloquium (4:00 pm, CS-142)

Mission of the Biology Department


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Department News

Applications for participation in the 2017 Stem Cell Scholars Internship Program are now closed. Applications for next year will become available in November 2017. Further information is available at the 'Bridges to Stem Cell Research' website.

Changes to the course requirements for bachelor's degrees in Biology took effect in Fall 2016. For further information, please visit the Undergraduate Program page.

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

SOAR Students: View the Biology SOAR advising PowerPoint presentation.

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.