Science Complex Atrium

“The Atrium is a shared space in which the interactions and synergies between the Arts, Science and Technology are foregrounded. It serves as a student and faculty meeting place, and as a venue for presenting to the University community, and the community at large, the exciting intellectual, scientific, and artistic activities which are part of the daily life of the University of Guelph.”

Dean's Office

General Information

The Dean's Office is located at:
1st Floor, Science Complex
Atrium Wing
Guelph, Ontario
Staff can be reached from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the summer, 4:45 p.m. in the Fall and Winter, Monday to Friday.
Phone: 519-824-4120 and use the phone extensions below.   
Fax: 519-767-2044

Main Office

Dr. Glen Van Der Kraak, Interim Dean
gvanderk@uoguelph.ca Ext. 56102

Welcome to the College of Biological Science

The College of Biological Science is a globally-recognized academic faculty with a mission to expand the understanding of life, from DNA to cells to complex ecosystems. It produces intrepid and interdisciplinary research in a student-centred learning environment that encourages and promotes comprehensive understanding of systems that govern life. Our unique constellation of infrastructure, institutes, facilities and research stations enable interdisciplinary partnerships and collaboration that lead to impactful research, scholarship and teaching opportunities.

Academic Departments and Administrative Units

The College of Biological Science comprises three academic departments and three administrative units: