MOL Updates Regarding COVID-19

This page is intended to provide information and updates that are specific to the Department of Molecular Biology. University-wide guidance and information can be found on the University's COVID-19 Dashboard.

Department Office

The MolBio main office is open but some staff will be working remotely on certain days. Staff can be reached by email or their office phone if they are working remotely.


For undergraduate courses, the department has returned to its normal grading policy. All prerequisites, departmentals, and independent work must be done on a graded basis (NO PDF). In regard to the spring 2020 semester ONLY, MOL courses taken PDF will be counted as prerequisites and departmentals, provided the student received a passing grade.

Undergraduate Program

Independent Work

For 2023, the senior thesis deadline is April 21 at 5 p.m. The junior paper deadline is May 2 at 5 p.m. 

Sophomore Sign-in

Visit this page for more information.