College of Science & Engineering

Visiting & Prospective Students

Visit the Biology Department at Western

The Biology Building (BI) is located at the southern end of Western Washington University's campus, about a 10-15 minute walk from the Viking Union and Old Main.

Prospective students and their families interested in biology programs at Western should contact the Biology Department Office for more information. With advance notice, appointments may be arranged with our Undergraduate Program Coordinators. To schedule a visit, send an email to or call (360) 650-6165. Observing a biology course during your visit may be possible with advance notice and permission of the instructor. Prior to your visit, we encourage you to check out the following informational links to learn more about biology programs and curriculum, scholarships and undergraduate research opportunities.




Please visit our advising page for more detailed information