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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A Message from President Benson: Being a Comet in This Moment

The University will do all that it can to help minimize the disruption in students' lives while ensuring that it provides them with the greatest possible safety. [more...]

Team Creates Shape-Changing Material That Pushes Biological Boundaries

Combining the powers of the living and the inanimate, researchers embedded genetically modified yeast into a synthetic gel to create a novel material designed to grow under specific conditions. [more...]

COVID-19 Update: President Benson Announces Changes to UT Dallas Operations

Spring break will be extended by one week, and classes will resume in an online format on March 30 in response to the spread of COVID-19. [more...]