Teaching and cutting-edge research come together in Biology!
Discover the secrets of life, from DNA to ecosystems! This home page has been designed with you in mind. Here you can find the most up-to-date information about undergraduate biology @ York including, degree requirements, events, frequently asked questions, resources and where to find us.
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Meet some of our past and present students!
Frank Ferlisi: BSc. Biology
Frank is a young man who has big plans for the future; he envisions a career as a cardiologist. His biology undergraduate degree, role as a senior...Read more
Josie Libertucci: BSc. graduate 2010
“During the first years of my undergrad, I was the student who struggled to get a B. The biggest lesson I learned during my undergrad was...Read more
Clarissa Jewell - iBSc Graduate
Clarissa Jewell: iBSc. graduate 2010
Clarissa recently graduated with an International Bachelor of Science (iBSc) degree in Biology –she is the first student to complete this new...Read more
Chana Steinberg - B.Sc. Double Major Biology and Psychology
Are you interested in the natural world? Want to gain experience through field-based research? Live and learn like our resident ecologist, Chana....Read more
Kelsey O'Hagan-Wong: BSc. Biology (Biomedical science stream)
“Do not get discouraged- I remember my first exam ever in University, I nearly had a panic attack and ended up getting a 53...Read more
Being a member of YUBS (The York Undergraduate Biology Society) Alexandra found time to also be a part of the Chemistry Society, the Federation Canadeze Italiana, and the Canadian...Read more
Anthony La Delfa: BSc. Biology graduate 2010
“The learning environment fostered by the faculty and students at York was amazing. There are so many student clubs and organizations to be...Read more
Daniel Rubinger: BSc. Biotechnology graduate 2009
The biotechnology program at York involves the use of living organisms in an innovative manner. It also gives a unique perspective on the role of...Read more
Kevonne Kerr: BSc. Biochemistry
“[Here at York,] you meet so many different individuals that span from various continents and cultures which are quite refreshing and help you to become indeed a...Read more