NCSU CALS Biology -Undergrad Resources

This program is moving to the College of Sciences on July 1, 2013, as part of the new Department of Biological Sciences. This page will remain available for a period of time after that date, but please note that the permanent home for the latest information on this program is at the new department’s website at

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Resources for Undergraduates in the Department of Biology

JUMP TO: Navigating the University (useful forms and websites)
Scholarships, Fellowships, Financial Aid
Academics (includes advising, tutoring, course requirements)
Professional Development and Careers
Beyond the (Traditional) Classroom
Research and Internship Opportunities

Navigating the University -- useful forms and websites (currently under repair)
The BIO Guru -- Biology Academic Advising Blog

Frequently Asked Questions -- Video Tutorials 

Student Info System (SIS) and MyPack Portal

Registration and Records for Students

New Student Orientation (NSO)
incoming students with questions should contact the department:
for Biological Sciences, 919-515-3341
for Zoology, 919-515-5978
 Forms, Forms, Forms
Learning Experience
BIO 492 and ZO 492 (off campus)
BIO 493 and ZO 493 (on campus)

Course Substitution

Transfer Course Equivalencies
 University Policies and Procedures  Places to Find More Forms
Graduation Information Placement into a Course in...
info on submitting a portofolio is here
info on self-assessment is here
Foreign Language

Scholarships, Fellowships, and Financial Aid
 Scholarships & Financial Aid at NCSU

NC State Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity

Research Related Funding (jump down)
Scholarships and Financial Aid in CALS

Burroughs Wellcome Scholarships
(for double majors in Science Ed)

Fellowship Advising Office

Academic Advising-- some tips on being successful in class Tutoring Services -- tips on finding a tutor
Placement into a Course in...
info on submitting a portofolio is here
info on self-assessment is here
Foreign Language
Dept of Biology Curricula Comparison Tool General Education
GEProgram (for students entering after June 2009)
GERequirements (students entering before July '09)
Honors and Scholars Programs Key Personnel, Biology Undergraduate Programs
visit the Contact Us page for contact information


Professional Development and Careers

Beyond the (Traditional) Classroom
Distance Education at NCSU Study Abroad
Cooperative Education at NC State
fall 2009 Co-op orientation meetings
Honors and Scholars Programs (jump up)
Learning Experience Forms
BIO 492 and ZO 492 (off campus)
BIO 493 and ZO 493 (on campus)
NCSU Student Organizations Disability Services Office
Counseling Center Research Opportunities (jump down)

Research and Internship Opportunities
Search our internship database

NC State Government Internships

Looking for Research Opportunities
(check other departments as well)
Research-Related Funding
NSF Research Experiences for Undergrads (REUs)
NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program
North Carolina Internship Program
Internships in Neuroscience, Other Biomedical
NIH Student Programs (Biomedical)
BRAIN Program in Atlanta
Illinois Summer Neuroscience Institute
Univ of Illinois Summer Research Opportunities
Organization of Biological Field Stations
Highlands Biological Station -- paid positions summer 2010
Association of Zoos and Aquariums
Carnivore Preservation Trust
Conservators' Center
Noah's Landing
Piedmont Wildlife Center -- ask about 2010 Spring internships
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