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Welcome to the USU College of Science

Chemists working on reusable battery redox reactions in the lab

Find a Degree

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. [Read More]

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. [Read More]

Find your Path

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. [Read More]


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

In USU's Sculpture Lab, undergraduate art student Justin Tolman puts the finishing touches on 'Utahraptor,’ his sculpture of Utah’s state dinosaur.

Aggie Art Student, USU Geology Unveil 'Utahraptor' Friday, April 20

Dinosaurs aren’t monsters, says Utah State University art student Justin Tolman. Rather, they were magnificent creatures worthy of awe and study. Tolman unveils a sculpture of Utahraptor, a dromaeosaurid that inhabited Utah some 125 million years ago, Friday, April 20, at 5 p.m. in the... [Read More]

Brennan Bean, a statistics doctoral student in USU's Department of Mathematics and Statistics and president of the USU Data Analytics Club, was one of only two doctoral students in the nation selected for a 2017 SAS Summer Statistics Fellowship.

USU Statistics Doctoral Student Tackles 'Big Data,' Attends Global Forum

Are we drowning in information? Sometimes, it feels like it. But Utah State University statistician Brennan Bean says “big data,” the term given to massive volumes of information, can help us find solutions to many challenges and make more informed... [Read More]

USU Geologist Receives International, Early Career Research Honor

Utah State University geologist Alexis Ault is one of two inaugural recipients of the Charles and Nancy Naeser Prize in Thermochronology awarded by the International Standing Committee for Thermochronology. The newly established honor is awarded annually to... [Read More]