Biology, Genetics & Biotechnology Open House

The University of New Haven provides a unique on-campus visit opportunity for students interested in our Biology and Genetics & Biotechnology programs.

Biology, Genetics and Biotechnology Open House

Saturday, October 28, 2017 Register

Why Choose Biology at The University of New Haven? 

  • Our programs are designed to integrate theoretical knowledge with practical laboratory and field experience
  • Our faculty value and practice excellence in teaching
  • We have a strong advising/mentoring program
  • We have many student resources for academic help
  • Opportunities beyond the classroom include research, internships and study abroad
  • Students present their research both at the university and at major research conferences
  • Students can join a biology club or live in a living learning community
  • Students can also choose a pre-professional track that includes medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, optometry and veterinary medicine

Genetics and Biotechnology

Biotechnology uses technical advances to modify living organisms for human purposes. The two areas advancing right now at a mind-boggling pace are biotechnology and biopharmaceuticals. Our program integrates courses in biochemistry, genetics, and cellular and molecular biology. With the knowledge and skill sets you gain in this program, you'll be superbly qualified for these exciting fields.

Differentiate Yourself.

You want to offer future employers something that sets you apart from other applicants. We have what you need - unique and innovative courses not offered at many other universities:

  • Biotechnology and Advanced Molecular Biology
  • Nucleic Acid Biochemistry
  • Genomics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Molecular Biology of Proteins

As part of the program, you will also have the opportunity to meet and interact with representatives of the vibrant local biotechnology and pharmaceutical community.

Schedule of Events

9:30 a.m.

Check-In and Continental Breakfast

10:00 a.m.

Welcome and Admissions Overview

11:00 a.m. 

Meet with Biology and Genetics and Biotechnology faculty - Dr. Eva Sapi and Dr. Rosemary Whelan

  • Introduction to the Biology and Genetics & Biotechnology programs

  • Hear from current students in the programs

  • Hear from University of New Haven alumni who are currently working in the field

  • Experience a Simulated Class

1:30 p.m.


2:00 p.m.

Choose any or all of the following:

    • Campus Tour

    • Optional Admission Interview

    • Meet with members of the admissions staff


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