Welcome to the Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science represents one of the strongest academic areas at the University of Regina. It attracts more than half of all the tri-council research funding and holds four Canada Research Chairs. With the need for scientific and technical skills in the 21st century, students will find that the strengths of the Faculty make it an attractive one in which to further their education.

We offer undergraduate and graduate programs through six departments. To find out more about each department, please select a departmental website listed in the left navigation.

Science News

Canada Wide Science Fair 2017

Join us at the University of Regina for a fun exhibition of science, technology, engineering, and math. Guests are welcome to engage with Canada’s top 500 young scientists and experience fun, hands-on science activities during our public viewings held from May 18-20. Come be a part of this amazing science experience! CWSF Website 

l to r) Drs. Richard Manzon, Christopher Somers and Christopher Yost, from the Department of Biology, received substantial funding for their research projects.

Research infrastructure receives a boost

Today the University of Regina’s research infrastructure received a boost to the tune of almost $900,000. Full article here.

Brian Sterenberg, chemistry professor at the University of Regina in lab

New option to treat infections is in the works

A chance conversation between a chemist and microbiologist two years ago has led to a discovery with enormous possibilities for mankind. Full Leader-Post article here

Shelby Bohn has created a one-minute video on her research into bats for a national competition put on by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.

Bat research launches student into national video competition

Shelby Bohn has created a one-minute video on her research into bats for a national competition put on by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Full story here.