Resources & Facilities
Laboratories are conducted in the newly-renovated Fondren-Jones Science Hall, as well as a greenhouse located on campus. In addition, some courses include field trips that utilize other natural areas in Texas.
Plant growth facilities in the Biology Department include a 50 ft walk-in environmental growth chamber, several smaller growth cabinets, and a new Nexus greenhouse.
The greenhouse has two bays, each of 480 ft with independent climate control, as well as a 200 ft workroom. These facilities support faculty and student research projects as well as courses including Biodiversity, Biology of Food, Botany, Genetics and Evolution and Ecology.