The School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics offers more than 30 undergraduate and graduate programs within its six departments: biological sciences, chemistry and biochemistry, geosciences, mathematical sciences, physics, and science/mathematics education. Each program is research-intensive with close cooperation from industry.

Faculty members compete at the national level for sponsored research. Graduates go on to pursue careers at colleges and universities as well as in industrial, medical, public health, environmental and governmental organizations.

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Convocation Welcomes Students, Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Celebration

With a backdrop of screens, T-shirts and swirling spotlights adorned with a logo marking UT Dallas' 50 years, UT Dallas officially kicked off its anniversary celebration. [more...]

University's New Ombuds Office Gives Space to Student Concerns

The new office, led by Dr. Diego Garcia Theodore, is designed to be an impartial, independent and informal resource that helps students resolve their issues. [more...]

Scientists Link 'Hunger Hormone' to Memory in Alzheimer's Study

A team of researchers found evidence suggesting that resistance to ghrelin in the brain is connected to the cognitive impairments and memory loss associated with Alzheimer’s disease. [more...]