College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Welcome to KU Biology! We are educating scientific leaders through the training of students at the undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral levels. We are preparing students for careers in academia, government agencies and industry.  We invite our alumni to keep in touch with us.  We want to keep you up-to-date with what is going on in KU Biology and we want to hear your news!

Nationally-ranked undergraduate and graduate programs.


Undergraduate Program

We'll teach you to think critically!

Earn a degree in: a Biochemistry, Biology, or Microbiology;

B.S. in Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology or Molecular Biosciences (Edwards).

Become involved in undergraduate research opportunities with faculty mentors.

Be active in pre-professional clubs, internships, and more!

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Graduate Programs

Nationally ranked graduate programs.

More than 75 faculty members.

More than 200 research scientists and graduate students.

Many programs to study living systems ranging from the biochemical to the biosphere.

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Alumni and Friends

Events to keep you connected.

Social media to keep you informed.

Alumni news so you can stay in touch.

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Inaugural KU Beckman Scholars announced via @sharethis

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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