Intersecting crises — the coronavirus pandemic, racial injustice and environmental catastrophes — have destabilized daily life and public institutions, rendering perennial questions about progress
School of Life Sciences
Explore the possibilities and discover your passion
Welcome to our school
If you’re looking for a career in medicine or biotechnology, microbiology, or conservation biology and ecology, or you simply want to explore the life sciences, you’re in the right place.
Our mission is to inspire and transform our life science students by providing an innovative learning experience that prepares them to thrive in a dynamic and demanding world.
We also strive to improve life by stimulating scientific discovery and solving critical problems at the intersection of the life sciences and society. Explore our degree programs and meet our award-winning faculty to learn more.
Getting involved in research gives you an advantage in graduate or professional school.
Pre-med in the Life Sciences
Medical Schools want well-rounded scholars. We'll inspire the scholar in you.
From skilled advisors to clubs and organizations, we support you during your undergraduate career.
While working as a senior research scientist early on in his career, Arizona State University alumnus Dave Wilson noticed that he didn’t see many people who looked like him in the lab.
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