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Welcome to the USU College of Science

Chemists working on reusable battery redox reactions in the lab

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With 30+ undergraduate degrees and 20 graduate degrees, the college of science and its five academic departments offer many options to students who want to study science at Utah State University.

Science student and Math Advisor Linda Skabelund on the USU Quad

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Our academic advisors are here to help you navigate your studies. Whether you're in need of academic advice or a signature, schedule an appointment with them today.

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Find your bearings and get involved in something you're passionate about. Whether that's research, academic competitions, or student government, there's something for everyone at USU.


Coming to life

The campaign to build a new Life Sciences Building at Utah State University

Every aspiring Aggie scientist, engineer, physician and teacher, along with those who dream of  hundreds of other futures, enters Utah State University with the need for a solid foundation of science  learning. Each student yearns for an academic environment that fuels curiosity, discovery and propels  them toward life-enhancing, world-transforming opportunities.

USU's College of Science strives to fulfill these dreams by providing critical, gateway courses in 
biology, chemistry and other disciplines that enable students in all of the university's colleges to reach  higher and achieve growing benchmarks of excellence. Read More

Science students engaging in genetic testing activity at USU's Day on the Quad 2017 event.

August 2018 College of Science Newsletter

We're celebrating the tenth anniversary of Science Unwrapped with the College of Science Student Council on the USU Quad from 10 am to 2 pm on Wednesday, August 29th 🎉 Get to know your student council members between classes and join...Continue Reading

From left, undergrads Jayda Hatten, Hunter Brittain, Max Bowles, Noah Wetherald, Scott Adair, Dominic Mattock and Mattia DiNiro were selected as 2018 USU Chem/Biochem Summer Interns from a competitive, nationwide search.

Undergrads Participate in USU Chem/Biochem Summer Internships

In the lab of Utah State University biochemist Sean Johnson, undergraduate Scott Adair discovered making mistakes, and developing the tenacity to keep trying, is a critical part of research. “I’d never worked in a biochemistry lab before,” says Adair... Continue Reading

USU Geologists Explain Cache Valley Geology in New Video

Many Cache Valley natives and newcomers have heard of Lake Bonneville, but not as many know much about its history and the unique imprint it left on northern Utah. The Pleistocene lake, of which the Great Salt Lake is a remnant, covered some 32,000... Continue Reading