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Advising Forms and Resources

Declaring a Major

To declare a major, pick up a major/minor declaration form from the Office of Undergraduate Studies (Sears 357) and bring it to the Biology department for a signature from the Undergraduate Coordinator Katie Bingman (Email for an appointment). You will be assigned to a faculty advisor.

Undergraduate Handout

Standard Handout as of October 2014


Course checksheets effective for Fall 2014 entering class

Biology BA checksheet for 2014

Biology BS checksheet for 2014

Course checklists for students matriculating PRIOR to Fall 2014

Checklist of courses for the BA

Checklist of courses for the BS


Independent Research in Biology

The Biology department encourages student to participate in laboratory research (BIOL 388, 388S 390) and/or library research (BIOL 389).  Students may choose to work with faculty in the Biology Department or students choosing to work with a member of another department must also have a Biology faculty member act as Biology Sponsor. Click below for the permit request form.

Form for Independent Research

Turn your completed forms into the Biology department office. For questions, email Katie Bingman.