Student Resources

Students studying biology at USD have many resources to help facilitate their success.

We recommend that all biology majors review the biology major flowchart to ensure they are planning their schedules to meet graduation requirements.

Courses Tutored: Biology 190, 221/221L 225/225L, 300, and 305.
Hours: Monday - Wednesday, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Location: Shiley Science & Technology, Room 225.
Spring 2016 Tutors: Monday: Lauren Anderson, Tuesday: Lily Foley, Wednesday: Hannah Shapiro

Private tutoring is also available. If interested, please contact Larisa Patrick, Biology Executive Assistant, at (619) 260-4729, SCST 372, or lpatrick-11@sandiego.edu

Study Abroad Opportunities

Program
Location
Term
  • Australia: Cairns & Townsville - James Cook University (Semester)
    Townsville, Australia
    Cairns, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Visual Art (ARTV), School of Business, Undergraduate, Physics (PHYS), Psychology (PSYC), Accounting (ACCT), Marine Science (MARS), English (ENGL), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Anthropology (ANTH), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR)

    Program Dates

    -
    -

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Kensington- University of New South Wales (Semester) (Exchange)
    Kensington, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, School of Business, School of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Philosophy (PHIL), Management (MGMT), Mathematics (MATH), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), Biology (BIOL), Engineering (ENGR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Feb 20, 2017 - Jun 26, 2017
    Jul 20, 2016 - Nov 19, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Queensland - School for Field Studies (Semester)
    Queensland, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Undergraduate

    Program Dates

    Jan 30, 2017 - May 4, 2017
    Aug 29, 2016 - Dec 1, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Sydney - Macquarie University (Semester)
    Sydney, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), History (HIST), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Music (MUSC), Mathematics (MATH), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Undergraduate, Decision Science (DSCI), Chemistry (CHEM), Biology (BIOL), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Accounting (ACCT), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jul 17, 2016 - Dec 3, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Sydney - University of Technology Sydney (Semester)
    Sydney, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Engineering (ENGR), Decision Science (DSCI), Economics (ECON), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Mathematics (MATH), School of Business, School of Engineering, Undergraduate, Accounting (ACCT), Computer Science (COMP), Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Architecture (ARCH), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jul 17, 2016 - Nov 13, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Costa Rica: Atenas - School for Field Studies (Semester)
    Atenas, Costa Rica
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    School of Business, Undergraduate, Marine Science (MARS), Economics (ECON), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Management (MGMT), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR)

    Program Dates

    Jan 30, 2017 - May 10, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • England: London - Queen Mary University (Semester)
    London, England
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), English (ENGL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Economics (ECON), Engineering (ENGR), Computer Science (COMP), Decision Science (DSCI), Mathematics (MATH), Marketing (MKTG), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, School of Engineering, Theatre (THEA), Undergraduate, Accounting (ACCT), Communication Studies (COMM), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - Jun 9, 2017
    Sep 19, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Ireland (Republic): Cork - University College (Semester)
    Cork, Ireland (Republic of)
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Economics (ECON), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), Decision Science (DSCI), Mathematics (MATH), Marketing (MKTG), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate, Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), Accounting (ACCT), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 12, 2017 - May 12, 2017
    Sep 7, 2016 - Dec 21, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Japan: Tokyo - Temple University (Semester)
    Tokyo, Japan
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Japanese (JAPN), Management (MGMT), History (HIST), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Finance (FINA), Economics (ECON), English (ENGL), Music (MUSC), Mathematics (MATH), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, College of Arts and Sciences, Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), Accounting (ACCT), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 12, 2017 - Apr 27, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Morocco: Ifrane - Al-Akhawayn University (Semester Exchange)
    Ifrane, Morocco
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Marketing (MKTG), Philosophy (PHIL), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), French (FREN), Economics (ECON), English (ENGL), Theology (THRS), School of Business, Undergraduate, Decision Science (DSCI), Biology (BIOL), Arabic (ARAB), Anthropology (ANTH), Accounting (ACCT), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology (Semester)
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), History (HIST), Leadership Studies (LEAD), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, School of Engineering, School of Leadership and Education Sciences, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Engineering (ENGR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Accounting (ACCT), Economics (ECON), Decision Science (DSCI)

    Program Dates

    -
    Jun 30, 2016 - Nov 12, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • New Zealand: Dunedin - University of Otago (Semester)
    Dunedin, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Music (MUSC), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Women and Gender Studies (GNDS), English (ENGL), Chemistry (CHEM), Biology (BIOL), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jun 30, 2016 - Nov 13, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • New Zealand: Wellington - Victoria University (Semester)
    Wellington, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Finance (FINA), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Engineering (ENGR), Economics (ECON), Education (EDUC), Communication Studies (COMM), Computer Science (COMP), Management (MGMT), History (HIST), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Physics (PHYS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), Accounting (ACCT), Chemistry (CHEM), Sociology (SOCI), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Theology (THRS), Architecture (ARCH), Theatre (THEA), Anthropology (ANTH), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    -
    -

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Panama: Bocas del Toro - School for Field Studies (Semester)
    Bocas del Toro, Panama
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Biology (BIOL), Undergraduate, Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Economics (ECON), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), School of Business, Marine Science (MARS)

    Program Dates

    Jan 30, 2017 - May 10, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Scotland: Edinburgh - University of Edinburgh (Semester)
    Edinburgh, Scotland
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, School of Engineering, Theology (THRS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Architecture (ARCH), Philosophy (PHIL), Economics (ECON), Decision Science (DSCI), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), English (ENGL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 11, 2017 - May 26, 2017
    Sep 10, 2016 - Dec 19, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Scotland: Glasgow - University of Glasgow (Semester)
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Biology (BIOL), Theology (THRS), Management (MGMT), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Philosophy (PHIL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - May 26, 2017
    Sep 12, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Spain: Madrid - USD Madrid Program (Semester)
    Madrid, Spain
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Spanish (SPAN), Theology (THRS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Marketing (MKTG), Philosophy (PHIL), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Art History (ARTH), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 22, 2017 - May 25, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Tanzania: Manyara - School for Field Studies (Semester)
    Manyara, Tanzania
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Undergraduate, Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR)

    Program Dates

    Jan 30, 2017 - May 10, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

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