As a diverse community of biologists, we’ll prepare you to pursue your passions in the vast world of life sciences.
Our undergraduate and graduate programs are taught by renowned faculty in an interactive learning environment. You’ll benefit from innovative teaching, unparalleled research, and peer-led mentoring.
We offer many options for research, study abroad, internships, and leadership experiences in Indianapolis and across the globe.
In class, you’ll test molecules that may lead to treatments for diseases such as cystic fibrosis. In research labs, you can explore areas such as Down syndrome or genetics of forensically important insects. We partner with medical leaders including the IU School of Medicine and local hospitals.
You’ll emerge as a well-rounded scientist prepared to solve the problems of the future.
You’re bound to have questions. Faculty, staff, and other students will be here to help and support you whenever you need.
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Kirstin VanderWall didn’t originally plan on becoming a research scientist, her first career choice was actually an athletic trainer. Her interest in biology would take her on a different path,... Read more about School of Science biology graduate student receives prestigious Sherry Queener Graduate Student Excellence Award
The Department of Biology at IUPUI is committed to fostering and supporting diversity in its faculty, staff and students. We celebrate ethnic, racial, gender, social and cultural diversity and seek to maintain a welcoming, inclusive and supportive community of scholars.