Due to COVID-19, our physical office is closed. However, all classes will be held online and instructors and staff are working remotely. We recommend email or Canvas to reach instructors and email or phone for departmental business.

Visit the University's COVID-19 Response page

Below you will find links to some interesting and useful web sites maintained by faculty and staff of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and other institutions. If you have a favorite web site that you think would be of interest, please e-mail the URL for that web site to: rgillis@uwlax.edu .



  • UWL Department of Microbiology

  • Zoo Lab  - A resource for an animal biology or general zoology course.

  • Biology club
  • UWL Multiple Organisms Page  - A collection of web pages created by students in Organismal Biology and Animal Biology here at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse that cover a variety ot special theme topics.

  • A & P Lab  - A resource for students of human anatomy and physiology.

  • Tom Volk's Fungi  - An award-winning mycology web site.

  • Herps of the La Crosse Area  - A web site produced by former UWL Biology student Josh Kapfer that highlights the amphibians and reptiles of the La Crosse, Wisconsin area.

  • Bioweb - A collaborative web site produced by faculty members from 14 different University of Wisconsin System universities and centers.

  • Marine Wildlife Encyclopedia  - This encyclopedia contains information and photos of over 500 marine creatures. It also includes information about types of reefs, tectonics, winds and waves, tides, etc.

  • Biology Degrees to Save the World   - A listing of various biology and health related degrees available on line with links to the institutions offering these degrees.