Biology Department Forms and Manuals
Safety Manual 2016 – All students working in a biology lab must read this.
Biology Lab Etiquette Policy – All biology students working independently in Schaefer Hall, including student workers, teaching assistants, SMP students and students conducting directed research, must read this policy and all will be asked to sign and abide by a safety contract.
Biology Style Manual (updated July 2020)– The purpose of the Department of Biology Style Manual is to guide the writing and presentations required of biology students throughout their time at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. The Style Manual provides a standard format for writing and gives the specific requirements and expectations that department instructors will use to evaluate written work.
Student Travel Grant Application – This form is for students applying for travel money to present their St. Mary’s research at a professional conference.
Supply Order Request Form – This form is used by students to order supplies for their independent research or SMP.
Guidelines for requesting Letters of Recommendation from the Biology Department – Describes what you need to tell us in order to get a letter of recommendation.
SMP Application Form – This form is used the semester before you want to start your SMP.
Teaching Assistant Application Form – Use this application form to apply for a teaching assistant position for the following term.
Biology SMP Application form – Use this during the semester before your SMP starts to help you to find a mentor.