College Of Science

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 six academic departments offer many options to students who want to study science at Utah State University.

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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, find your program's advisor and 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.


News and Events

Doctoral and student doing research
Doctoral student Emily Calhoun, left, and faculty mentor Norah Saarman, received a CDC-supported grant to study insecticide resistance in Utah's mosquitoes.

Student and a professor working on a robotic hand.

Function Follows Form: URCO grant recipient Madison Patch created a functional, and affordable, prosthetic hand using 3D printing technology. The next URCO application period is June 1-15.

USU Biology doctoral student Brenna Decker displays wasp specimens
USU Biology doctoral student Brenna Decker launches 'Wasps of Utah' traveling exhibit June 1, at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge.

Student getting a sample from a hot spring.
Tectonics Matter: USU geoscientists Dennis Newell and Heather Upin publish findings on microbial diversity of Peruvian Hot Springs.

Scientist working on a satellite
USU Physics Professor Mike Taylor is the P.I. for the NASA-funded Atmospheric Waves Experiment (AWE), with an instrument built by Space Dynamics Laboratory, to be launched to the International Space Station in Dec. 2023.

Students working with kids
College of Science students, faculty and staff are actively involved in public science outreach through the Science Unwrapped program, as well as through community, university, college and departmental efforts.


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All are invited to Science Unwrapped's 2023-24 'Building on Basics' series, which begins in Sept. 2023. Inquiring minds of all ages are welcome and admission is free. Following each talk, all are invited to enjoy hands-on learning activities provided by student and community groups. All presentations are also recorded and posted to the website within about a week of the live presentation.