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College of Science Graduate Students

Become a College of Science Graduate Student

Biology GPC Metta Ray

Metta Ray

Phone: (435) 797-3203


Office: BNR 125

Degrees and Programs:

Chemistry GPC Cara Allen

Cara Allen

Phone: (435) 797-1619


Degrees and Programs:

Geology GPC Brian Joy

Brian Joy

Phone: (435) 797- 0515


Office: GEOL 205

Degrees and Programs

Math and Stats GPC Gary Tanner

Gary Tanner

Phone: (435) 797-2585


Office: Animal Science 108

Degrees and Programs:

Physics GPC Karalee Rensom

Karalee Ransom

Phone: (435) 797-4021


Office: SER 250D

Degrees and Programs:

* A GPC (Graduate Program Coordinator) is a faculty or staff member within each department who is in charge of helping students understand graduate programs.

Graduate Scholarships

Claude E. ZoBell Scholarship

Established by Dr. and Mrs. Claude ZoBell to assist and encourage graduate students seeking degrees in biology, chemistry and biochemistry, geology, or physics. The student will be awarded a cash prize.

Information about the ZoBell Scholarship for 2018 Application

Lawrence H. Piette Scholarship

This annual scholarship benefits a second-year graduate student making outstanding progress in biochemistry, biophysics, or molecular biology. The student will be awarded a cash prize.

Information about the Piette Scholarship for 2018

Graduate Student Resources

Career Services Representative

Sophie Bassett

CoS Career Services Representative


Contact Sophie for help with: Resumes/Coverletters, Grad School Prep, Mock Interviews, Salary Negotiation, Internships, Job Searching

Career Services
Graduate Student Representative

Pattilyn McLaughlin

CoS Graduate Student Representative

Office: SER 209
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 10 AM - 12 PM

Contact Pattilyn for help with: Getting Involved, Voicing Student Concerns, University Policy Change Suggestions

Contact Pattilyn

Other Resources

Our USU graduate students come to Logan from all across the globe, and we understand that each individual joins our program with a very unique background and different needs. We've included the following resources to help our grad students during their time at USU and beyond. Please refer to these links, and if you can't find something or think we should add anything, please contact us at or call 435-797-2488.

Grad Student Life At USU On-Campus Housing Quick USU Directory by Department USU Counseling and Psychological Services Office