Visit UI

Learn about the many reasons the University of Idaho could be a perfect fit for you. Schedule Your Visit

Parent Orientation

Students and parents can learn their way around campus and discover the many opportunities at UI. Orientation events are Aug. 18-21. Register

UI Retirees Association

UIRA has a membership of nearly 500 from every part of the University.

B.S. Microbiology

Career

  • Career
  • Salary

Degree

  • Degree Prep
  • Degree Roadmap

Financial

  • Lab Fees
  • Scholarship
  • Financial Aid

Get Involved

  • Hands-On Learning
  • Clubs

Small, Yet Important

Study the fundamental biological principles of microorganisms along with concepts in evolution, biochemistry, genetics, and ecology. Develop your investigative skills with hands-on research experiences in the laboratory and in the field. This program is excellent preparation for allied and public health professions, biotechnology industries, pharmacology, or chemical engineering.

Fast Facts

  • Undergraduate research opportunities in faculty labs and field sites
  • Competitively awarded research grants ($1,500 per student)
  • Annual departmental research poster session for undergraduates

Recent News

Read about our amazing students, internationally recognized faculty within the Department of Biological Sciences.

Read about our students and faculty >

Meet Our Faculty

Our faculty are here to prepare you to be the next biology professionals.

Meet our faculty >

Contact

Department of Biological Sciences

Physical Address:
Life Sciences South 252

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3051
Moscow, ID 83844-3051

Phone: (208) 885-6280

Fax: (208) 885-7905

Email: biosci@uidaho.edu

Web: Department of Biological Sciences