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 specifc 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

The Faculty advisors offer open advising to address student needs throughout the semester. Open Advising and Appointment hours can be found here!

To set up an advising appointment, email

Biology Department Advising Office
Life Sciences Wing A, Room 128

Biology Workshop

Come to the Biology Major's Workshops to learn more about course work, degree requirements and timelines to graduation. We can also discuss career options, research and anything you have questions about!

Biology Oct 10 4:00-5:00pm LSC Room A117

Biology Oct. 12 5:00-6:00pm Zoom (Meeting ID: 848 1132 4572) Passcode: Bio

BioChemistry Oct. 10 4:00-5:00pm LSC, A419 or Zoom (Meeting ID: 836 4025 0023)

Ecology Oct. 13 5:00-6:00pm LSC Room A 304 or Zoom (Meeting ID: 843 7535 8434 ) Passcode: ECOLOGY

MLS Oct. 4 5:00-6:00pm LSC Room A 204 or Zoom (Meeting ID: 891 5636 0889)
(Medical Laboratory Science)

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Undergraduate Advisors

James Bednarz
James Bednarz

Hyunju Kim
Hyunju Kim

Ana Hoeinghaus
Ana Hoeinghaus

Jessica Moore
Jessica Moore

Hyunju Kim
Purnima Neogi

Lisa Welch

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.

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.

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