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Do you have a passion for discovery? A burning need to figure out the "why?" to the challenges our world faces? Do you envision yourself changing the landscape of our world through innovation and research? You have a place at the College of Science.

We welcome all investigators, puzzlers, thinkers and problem solvers. Check out the programs we offer and the opportunities that await you. We look forward to welcoming you to campus, and we're here to help you succeed.


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Undergraduate Opportunities


Science Ambassadors

Delivering science with a smile.

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LEAP Science Course

Society and Science: Issues of Life and Death & Issues of War and Peace

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Scholarships, Grants & Financial Aid

Scholarships for students at the College of Science.

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Center for Science and Mathematics Education

The CSME promotes the academic success and career readiness of undergraduate students.

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Live on campus

Unique housing opportunities for science students.

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Science Research Initiative

Research experience for first-year students.

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Employment Opportunities

Career & Professional Development at the U of U.

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Honors College

Innovation across all disciplines.

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Goldwater Scholars 2024

Goldwater Scholars

Jessica Venegas

Ty Mellor

Anna Tang

Eliza Diggins

Research Scholar

Phi Beta Kappa

Outstanding Graduate Student

Fulbright Scholar

Research Scholar

Outstanding Post-Doc

NSF Fellowship

Outstanding Post-Doc

NSF Fellowship

Outstanding Undergraduate

Student Researcher

Goldwater Scholar

Luke Reuschel

Jordan Herman

2016 Churchill Scholar

2017 Churchill Scholar

2018 Churchill Scholar

Cameron Owen 2018 Churchill Scholar

2019 Churchill Scholar

Rachel Cantrell

Quaid Harding

Sahar Kanishka

Jessica Stanley

Dalley Cutler

Alex Acuna