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

4 Apr: First day of Spring classes.

8 Apr: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Mary Kearns-Jonker, Loma Linda University

22 April: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Ted Garland, University of California, Riverside

6 May: Department Seminar (3:30 pm, CS-142)
Ken Dial, University of Montana

20 May: Department Seminar (4:00 pm, CS-142)
Kimberly Payne, Loma Linda University

10 June: Biology Student Research Colloquium (4:00 pm, CS-142)

Mission of the Biology Department

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Department News

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

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.

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

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.