The EEB Department offers the following programs: Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (Specialist, Major); Biodiversity & Conservation Biology (Major), Environmental Biology (Major, Minor), Quantitative Biology (Major), general Biology (Specialist, Major, Minor).
We offer a diverse collection of courses that explore biological diversity, conservation biology, molecular evolution, population and quantitative genetics, computational and statistical data analysis, genomics, animal behaviour, the ecology of populations, communities, and ecosystems, mathematical theory in biology, environmental biology, and systematics.
Our students are encouraged to participate in cutting-edge research. Research opportunities are available to students in their second, third, and fourth years, throughout the year.
One to two are offered each year to locations such as the New World tropics, Algonquin Park, and U of T’s Koffler Scientific Reserve (north of Toronto).
Scholarships & Awards
We offer various awards and bursaries for undergraduates in all years. We also offer a variety of summer research awards and opportunities that present opportunities for students to work in our faculty research labs and in the field.
Second-Year Learning Community
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