Pi Beta Chapter of Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society. The purposes of this organization are to promote scholarship, biological research, and dissemination of scientific knowledge.

Departmental Awards. Each spring, awards are presented to the outstanding freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior Biology major.

Travel courses in Biology. The Department attempts to offer a travel course (BIOL 4340) or travel opportunity each year.

Undergraduate Research. Biology majors are encouraged to participate in research during their senior year. Summer research is also encouraged either at McMurry or other institutions.