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Undergraduate Advising

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All Faculty of the Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics participate as undergraduate advisors.

Our Advising Program is a part of the College of Chemical & Life Sciences mandatory advising program. All Faculty of the Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics participate as advisors.

Students are assigned to advisors in Three Phases:

Phase 1: Freshman Advising
Students are advised by specially trained advisors in the College of Chemical & Life Sciences.

Phase 2: Major Advising
Once students have completed the Basic Biology Program, they are assigned to an advisor in their major area. CBMG Faculty serve as advisors to students in the following programs:

Phase 3: Exit/Clearance Advising
Senior year students are assigned to a special advisor who will review with the student the plan for graduation and complete a senior audit.

To identify your advisor assignment, please see the Advisor information in Testudo or call the CBMG Undergraduate Office.

Each semester prior to the start of Pre-registration, advisors will contact students with information regarding the advising appointment.

CBMG Department Undergraduate Office 
Room 1225 H. J. Patterson Hall
(301) 405-2766

Undergraduate Office Administrative Assistant:  Margaret Jenkins
Director, Undergraduate Programs: Dr. David Straney
See the College of Chemical & Life Sciences Advising Page for additional important information.


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