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The Department of Biology occupies two floors on the southern end of John S. Toll Science Center—a $26 million state-of-the-art facility completed in Fall 2005. We also utilize laboratory spaces in the Semans-Griswold Environmental Hall, completed in 2019.

Facilities include:
  • Teaching labs for anatomy, general biology, biochemistry, ecology, molecular biology
  • Faculty research labs
  • Aquatics lab with fish nursery and holding tanks
  • Litrenta Lecture Hall
  • McLain Atrium with study alcoves
  • Microsuites for cell and tissue culture, histology, DNA sequencing, fluorescence microscopy
  • Rooftop Greenhouse