Researchers at Bodega Marine Lab

Points of Distinction

CBS by the Numbers

  • 132 faculty members
  • 6 endowed chairs and professorships
  • 400 staff members
  • 5,700+ undergraduates across 10 majors
  • 420+ graduate students in 8 graduate groups
  • 40,000+ alumni

Creating Opportunities

  • 47% of CBS undergraduates participated in a research lab
  • 71% held internships
  • 41% of CBS undergraduates are among the first generation in their family to graduate college

Student Support

  • 30 undergraduate scholarship funds established to date
  • 25 graduate fellowship funds established to date
  • $466k raised for student support in FY 17-18, a 19% increase over prior year

Diversity in the Life Sciences

  • 28% of incoming students are from underrepresented minority groups
  • 8.3% of incoming students are international, with the total student body hailing from 56 home countries