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EIU Department of Biological Sciences

Non-Biology Advisement Information

Contact Sam Laingen, University Pre-health Professions Advisor to schedule an advisement appointment.


Prior to your advising appointment, please follow the steps below:

  1. Click here to download and install the FREE Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.
  2. If you used the online checklist last semester and saved a copy of the completed checklist in your computer, then open it in Adobe Acrobat Reader, update the information, and save the file with a new name (For example, "SP 21").  Then go to step 6.
  3. Select a checklist that best describes your course of study from the checklists below.
  4. If you don't have a copy of the checklist, download the checklist to your computer.  If you do not download it, the following steps will not work.
  5. Open the downloaded checklist in Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. 
  6. Use the last page of your DARS audit to fill the checklist with courses you have taken. (For example:  SP 20, SU 20, FA 20).
  7. For classes you are currently taking, use "IP" (in progress) in the grade box.
  8. Use Schedule Planner to choose classes for the upcoming semester. Check for conflicts!  To assist you in planning, consult the Tree of BIO Coursework for a visual representation of which classes are prerequisites for others.
  9. Add classes you will be taking next semester to the checklist, using next semester's code (For example, SP21) and leave the grade box blank.
  10. Save the filled-in checklist.
  11. Upload the filled-in checklist below. (A copy of the submitted information will be sent to the provided email address.)
  12. Please contact Mary "Sam" Laingen if you have any problems.

Use this form to upload your checklist. 

The following checklists provide information on specific career tracks:

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Contact Information

Dept. of Biological Sciences

Life Sciences Building - 2070 600 Lincoln Avenue Charleston, IL 61920
Fax: 217-581-7141

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