Prospective Students

We offer a broad range of opportunities, quality programs, and a dedicated community of staff and and faculty mentors to meet diverse student needs. Located in San Francisco, this area is central to innovative research and industry, making it the perfect place for students to build their research and career networks.

SF State's location offers a wonderful opportunity for student interested in ecology, evolution and conservations to get out in the field and practice your trade.

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We Support Our Students with Opportunities

The San Francisco Bay Area is well-known for its rich intellectual life that spans across research institutions, universities, medical schools, and biotechnology companies. SF State biology students benefit from many opportunities to engage in a diverse community and collaborate with other scientists. In addition, students have access to research facilities, research-focused software, online access to biological journals and databases, undergraduate and graduate funding opportunities, and departmental seminars.



We Prepare Our Students to Succeed

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