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Undergrad Bio

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Learn more about KU Biology.
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Undergraduate Degrees

There are many paths to becoming a Jayhawk in Biology. Discover which is right for you and explore our majors.
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Faculty & Staff

A directory of KU Undergraduate Biology Staff and Faculty.

Undergrad Bio Cont

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Graduate Programs

Our graduate programs can help you advance your career or delve deeper into a specific facet of biology. KU has two a globally-recognized graduate programs that offer PhDs, masters degrees and certificates.
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Learn about the diverse research opportunities available to KU students.
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Everything you need to know about our Biology program and how to apply.
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Information for Students about Career Planning, and Research Support & More.

Biology News

Undergraduate Biology Student Researcher: Alexa Magstadt

"Alexa Magstadt is studying Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology with a minor in Spanish. She is part of the Chancellors Club Scholar, a BioScholar & a Undergraduate Research Assistant in the Dixon Lab."

Ten KU students receive Undergraduate Research Awards for summer

Four Biology students received an Undergraduate Research Award (UGRA).

KU researcher Rafe Brown receives Fulbright Award to the Philippines

Rafe Brown, professor of ecology & evolutionary biology at the University of Kansas, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to travel to the Philippines to study biodiversity.

Undergraduate Biology Student Researcher: Kaitlyn Savoy

Kaitlyn 'Kit' Savoy Is a junior biology major who is also minoring in chemistry & theater. She currently works in the Ben Sikes Lab & won the 2024 Goldwater Scholarship
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