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About Biology

Dive into the study of life

As one of the largest majors on campus, biology offers you tons of ways to jump into learning about life with both feet. Local and international faculty/student research experiences in the lab or out in the field, plus fantastic internships, clubs, and facilities make your biology degree the perfect launch pad to a rewarding career.

Biology students conducting research in the lab

The people who have your back

Meet some of the many people who are here to make sure you get everything you want out of your time at UWEC. Our faculty and staff are not only passionate about biology, but they also take pride in the success of Blugolds.

Meet them

Mission and Vision

We will foster an interdisciplinary community that promotes an enthusiasm for lifetime learning in the biological sciences through education, research and service.

Our students will be curious, confident, connected, and competent.

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