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Welcome to ASU School of Life Sciences

Explore the possibilities and discover your passion

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.

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Undergraduate Research

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Pre-med in the Life Sciences

Medical Schools want well-rounded scholars. We'll inspire the scholar in you.

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Student Life

From advising to clubs and organization, find out what we have to offer.

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Why Choose ASU School of Life Sciences?

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Latest News

A record high of 65.3 million people were asylum seekers, internally displaced people or refugees in 2015, according to a recent report by the U.N. Refugee Agency (UNHCR).

Federal data on power-plant carbon dioxide emissions is significantly flawed, according to a study by Arizona State University scientists published this month.

Imagine eradicating a disease-transmitting mosquito or removing an invasive plant species with a precise, relatively easy-to-apply technology.

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Do you have a question for a biologist? Contact our experts at Ask A Biologist — an educational resource for students, teachers and parents. This volunteer-run resource is provided by the School of Life Sciences, and funded through donations. Make a contribution here

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ASU Natural History Collections

Supported by the School of Life Sciences, the ASU Natural History Collections are comprised of nine different collections that support the university's teaching, research and public outreach. This incredible facility boasts millions of specimens including insects, plants, reptiles, molluscs and more. Public visits are available by appointment.

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