BIOS/CHEMIS is anticipating a return in 2022 for a Choose Your Adventure event during Welcome Week. This will occur August 12 - 30th. Please see the Welcome Week Website to sign up for BIOS/CHEMIS for a Choose Your Adventure this June. More information to come.

LSU Welcome Week 2022


BIOS and CHEMIS are intensive academic orientation programs specifically for incoming College of Science majors.  The Science Boot Camp program is designed to help new students make the transition to the expectations of college prior to the start of the fall semester.


  • Learn important study skills
  • Get a jump start on the course content
  • Get an electronic copy of the Biology or Chemistry textbook
  • Meet faculty, graduate students, and university staff 





Quick Links



BIOS Presentation chosen to highlight the Annual National Symposium on Student Retention. Read the White Paper.

front cover of NSSR BIOS paper


Read a recap of BIOS on the College of Science Blog! Click below:

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