Undergraduate resources

The Department of Biology and the University of Nevada, Reno offer undergraduate students support in areas of scholarship, advising, research experience and more. For program-specific support and opportunities, visit the program's web pages.

Biology undergraduate student scholarships

The Department of Biology offers a number of scholarships for graduate students pursuing doctoral and master's degrees in biology programs. View the Department of Biology scholarship below. For information on additional scholarships offered through the University of Nevada, Reno. Visit the University scholarship site.

Drop-in help at the Biology Help Center

The Biology Help Center is located in the Sarah H. Fleischmann Building, room 204. There are no appointments necessary, just walk in and get help from student assistants who have experience with BIOL courses. Open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the fall and spring semesters.

Help is available for concepts and material from:

  • BIOL 100
  • BIOL 190, 191, 192
  • BIOL 223, 224, 251
  • BIOL 300
  • BIOL 314, 315
  • BIOL 415
  • Other courses

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