Advising | Department of Biological Sciences


The College of Science Advisors can assist with creating your class schedule each semester, providing advising codes, and answer any general university requirement questions. For specific questions regarding biology courses, career advice, etc, please see your faculty advisor. Faculty advisors work in conjunction with academic advisors to mentor students in their academic disciplines. They can advise which Biology electives you should consider taking, select courses necessary to earn your degree, give you career advice and more. They are happy to meet with students for any questions related to their degree.

For general advising appointments with a College of Science advisor, please schedule at They also offer drop-in advising at times,

Department Faculty Advising

For Biology advising at the Frisco Campus please contact

As of now, there will be no more scheduling of advising appointments. If you need to contact an advisor please email

If you need to see an advisor within the 48 hours window please attend our open advising hours

Open Advising hours

Biology Department Advising Office
Life Sciences Wing A, Room 128

Undergraduate Advisors

James Bednarz
James Bednarz

Ana Hoeinghaus
Ana Hoeinghaus

Jessica Moore
Jessica Moore

Lisa Welch

Degree Plans

BA- Biochemistry Degree for Catalog Year 2022-2023

BS- Biochemistry Degree for Catalog Year 2022-2023

BA- Biology Degree for Catalog Year 2022-2023

BS- Biology Degree for Catalog Year 2022-2023

BS- Ecology Degree for Catalog Year 2022-2023

BS- Medical Laboratory Sciences Degree for Catalog Year 2022-2023


Biology Advising Course Enrollment Request Form

Other UNT Resources

UNT's Career Center can provide advice about future employment opportunities as well as getting hands-on experience in your major. UNT's Career Center has information about jobs and employers, and the staff can help you with resume and letter writing, job search strategies, and interview preparation.

Biology Majors' Workshops

Registration Issues?

If you are an undergraduate or graduate level student and you need assistance with enrolling into courses that begin with BIOL or BIOC please fill out the following form, and once completed, email this form to and if the course has an option of how many hours it will count for be sure to include that on the course request enrollment form.

Please note the Biology Advising Course Enrollment Request Form can now be scanned and emailed to either email address listed above. It is not necessary to be present to have this form processed. If you have any questions, please contact the advising office at 940-565-3627.