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Welcome to the Department of Biology at VCU

The Department of Biology delivers an innovative curriculum seamlessly integrated with research in Evolution, Ecology and Biomedical Sciences.

We are Educators

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We prepare you to make a difference for the health of our people and our planet.

We are Inclusive

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Our faculty and students come from all walks of life and we welcome everyone.

We are Scientists

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Learn from professors making discoveries and find opportunities to help.