Biological Sciences Senior Recognition Ceremony
The Office of Undergraduate Biology is home to the biological sciences major at Cornell. The OUB is located in 216 Stimson Hall and is open Monday through Thursday 8:30 AM-4:00 PM and Friday 8:30 AM-3:30 PM ET.
The OUB is deeply committed to being accessible and providing a high level of support and guidance to all students interested in or currently affiliated with the biological sciences major and students who are not in the major but are interested in incorporating the study of biology into their undergraduate experience.
OUB advisors are eager to connect with students. Please see information below about how students can book appointments through our online scheduling system. Students are also encouraged to visit the office during business hours or call 607-255-5233 with questions and alternative appointment times.
Connect with OUB advisors
Spring 2023 appointments
When scheduling an appointment, please find the Office of Undergraduate Biology listed under the "More" tab on the Appointment Scheduler page.
If the available appointment times do not fit your schedule, email bioadvising [at] cornell.edu or call 607-255-5233.
We are happy to accommodate you at other times, including early morning and evening appointment times when requested.
Meet with a student advisor
Student Advisor spring office hours - Schedule Here - Please note that the tabs on the bottom also link to specific concentrations and research information.
Student Advisors are available Monday-Friday for drop-in meetings at the link above.
You can talk with SAs about:
- Semester course planning
- Long range course planning
- Course questions
- Biological Sciences concentrations
- Getting started in research
- Getting involved on campus
Looking for a research opportunity at Cornell?
Learn about finding research experiences, then schedule an Exploring Research at Cornell Advising Appointment.
Do you have challenges or concerns related to your research experience? Or are you looking for ways to level-up your research experience?
Schedule a Research Advising: Beyond the Basics appointment with an OUB advisor. If you cannot find an appointment time that works with your schedule, email us at bioresearch [at] cornell.edu.
Interested in research-focused PhD or MS programs?
The Office of Undergraduate Biology can be reached via email at bioadvising [at] cornell.edu or by phone at 607-255-5233.
Biological sciences news
Johnson received the inaugural Schwartz Research Fund Visionary Grant, worth $375,000, to support her research that will delve deeply into understanding how human milk nutrients contribute directly to infant gastrointestinal health.
A new study finds that hundreds of bacterial groups have evolved in the guts of primate species over millions of years, but humans have lost close to half of these symbiotic bacteria.
The free Merlin Bird ID app from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology just hit a major milestone: The digital field guide and ID assistant can now help users identify birds in any country – a grand total of 10,315 species.