Current Students

In these pages you will find quick references to some of the most important milestones of the Biology Ph.D. program, as well as links to useful resources on campus. 


The BioGrad Handbook

Cover of BioGrad Handbook

If you are a current graduate student, we encourage you to read the BioGrad Handbook, download it (see attachment below) and keep it close at hand to be used as a reference. The BioGrad handbook includes information about the Ph.D. program, but also many tips and tricks collected by BioGrads over the years. 

Read it online


Additional Quick Links

Biology Writes

Support for all writers in our department, aiming at enhance writing productivity, writing self-efficacy, and collegiality related to writing practices.

Reporting Harassment & Discrimination

An interactive tool for Graduate students to report harassment, discrimination, and other concerns

Visa Services Office

CPT, OPT, travel abroad & reentry

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