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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

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

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We are Inclusive

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

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We are Scientists

Learn from professors making discoveries and find opportunities to help.

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