College of Science

Virtual Campus Resources

We're here to assist you during virtual learning, with many of our on-campus resources offering online opportunities for students to seek support. We encourage you to explore the many resources listed below, however if you wish to get in touch with a representative from your department please feel free to email one of the accounts listed at the bottom of this web page.

COVID-19 Updates

For COVID-19 updates, visit the Campus Health Center COVID-19 web page.

Tips for Online Learning Success

Tips for Success When Learning Online was developed to provide students resources and support as they keep learning.

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Support for Students

The Center for Student Success is here to support all students throughout their virtual learning experience. To access technical, personal, or academic support check out the Center for Student Success support page. Examples of support include:

  • Technological needs: laptop loan, technology set-up, and WiFi connectivity.
  • Personal needs: assistance with locating resources, such as counseling. *NOT designed as an emergency response notification. If you are experiencing an emergency that requires immediate attention, call 911 or University Police at (831) 655-0268.
  • Academic needs: make an appointment with a Student Success Advisor (for tips on time management, note-taking, study strategies, goal setting and more).

Below are services available to all students on and off campus. Click on the links to learn more about the various services offered beneath each category.


Chapman Science Academic Center

Home to the College of Science, Research Labs, and faculty & staff offices.


Campus Health Center

Receive medical services, attend the Personal Growth & Counseling Center, and participate in other wellness programs.


Campus Service Center

Home to the Registrar's Office, the Admissions Office, and where you can obtain your OtterID card.


Tanimura & Antle Family Memorial Library

Filled with private study rooms, lecture classrooms, library services, tutoring, & so much more!


Career Development

Participate in career counseling, employer services, and search for Otter Jobs.


CSUMB Bookstore

Purchase textbooks, school supplies, CSUMB merchandise, and graduation regalia.


On-Campus Dining

Explore the various dining options on campus such as the Dining Commons, the Otter Express, and more!


Otter Sports Center

Check out the on-campus gym, the pool, and other recreational opportunities.


Basic Needs Initiative

Includes an on-campus Food Pantry, CalFresh Outreach and an interdisciplinary Basic Needs Committee.


Technology Support Services

Receive assistance for all of your technological needs.


Parking Services

Purchase your parking pass, pay a parking ticket, or learn more about campus safety.



Secure housing for the school year or learn more about on-campus housing options.

Cooperative Learning Center

The Cooperative Learning Center engages a community of diverse learners in peer-to-peer collaboration to develop study skills, habits of mind, and knowledge essential for interdisciplinary learning.

Campus Life

Learn more about what it’s like to live on campus, and how to get involved in the CSUMB community.


Join a club, or better yet start one! Find out about Greek life, recreational programs and more.

Science Internship Program

Gain insight and experience in the Natural Sciences. Looking for an internship? S.I.P. can help!


Find out who the science advisors are, and how to connect with them. Learn about different types of appointments and when to schedule one.

Applied Environmental Science Advising
Marine Science Advising

Student Recreation

Participate in intramural sports, outdoor recreation, and other student-led activities.

Transfer Students

Learn how to apply, what to do once you’re admitted and how to check your status.

Scholarship Information

Do you qualify for a grant, loan or scholarship? Learn more about funding opportunities, as well as when and how you can apply.

Science Clubs

Get involved with one of the science themed clubs on campus!


Learn about when and where to attend Seminars of various topics.

Research Labs

Discover over 15 research labs here at CSUMB. Find out how to get involved with Faculty research.

Faculty & Staff

View the lists of the faculty and staff in the College of Science.

Direct Contacts

Department Email Contact
Department of Applied Environmental Science
Department of Biology & Chemistry
Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Department of Marine Science
School of Computing & Design
Science Illustration Certificate Program