Meet a Student

Alyssa Mixon

General Biology and Classics with a Pre-Med concentration, 2012


Measuring Trees

General Ecology students measuring trees to understand the competition between interspecies and intraspecies.

BIOL 412 Principles of Biology

Students working together on research projects for their Introduction to Biology course.

BIOL 412 Principles of Biology

Freshman Biology students working in the greenhouses.

Intro to Forensic Sciences

Students examining evidence in the Forensic Biology lab.

Intro to Forensic Sciences

Students collecting evidence in the Forensics Biology course.

Why study Biology at UNH?

  • UNH's location and facilities provide unique opportunities for the study of biology due to its access to the seacoast, the Shoals Marine Laboratory, the lakes region of NH, and the White Mountains National Forest.
  • Biology faculty strongly believe in a hands-on approach to teaching and active involvement of undergraduates in research.
  • Wide range of faculty expertise, including freshwater, estuarine and marine biology, aquaculture, agriculture, sustainability, physiology, neurobiology and behavior.
  • A Biology degree provides the background for a variety of professional positions in the public and private sectors, plus provides an excellent foundation for students seeking to apply for graduate, medical or veterinary school.