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BIOS and CHEMIS are one-week intensive programs specifically for incoming Biological Sciences and Chemistry majors, as well as  other freshmen whose majors require them to take Biology 1201 or Chemistry 1201/1422.  The Science Boot Camp program is designed to help these students make the transition to the expectations of college prior to the start of the fall semester.   Participants will:

  • 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

Dates: August 5 - 10, 2018          

Application Deadline:  July 13, 2018      APPLICATION IS NOW CLOSED

Due to a large increase in BIOS applications, after July 1, students in the Colleges of Science and Agriculture will be given preference if our enrollment capacity is reached.

To be considered for a Financial Need BIOS Scholarship, Applications must be received by July 1.  Funds are limited, scholarships cannot be guaranteed.



Program fee: $350
Housing fee: $175 (housing is optional)

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