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Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry


Welcome to the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at California State University, San Bernardino. Here you will find information about the department, faculty, staff, equipment and facilities, degree programs and course requirements for current and prospective students, and more.

We are located in the Chemical Science Building, Room 204. The department office telephone number is (909) 537-5318. We are available during business hours to help you; please send email: Ms. Irene Carrasco,

Help Wanted

The Department is currently hiring student assistants to work in the stockroom, and the office. In addition, if you have done well in one or more classes, we need SI instructors and tutors. Please see Handshake in MyCoyote for these opportunities. Come by the department office to learn more.

Important Chemistry Quick Links



Annual advising is mandatory for Chem/Biochem majors. Please go to the Canvas course site for advising to learn more, find out who your Faculty advisor is, and schedule an appointment.. If you need additional assistance or are not enrolled in the Canvas course, please contact Ms. Irene Michel, To schedule an Advising Appointment with a professional advisor, follow the landing tile on this page.  

Our new Advising Information page provides Chem/Biochem roadmaps and new semester course information.

Advising Information

Chemistry Waitlist Procedure

The Chemistry Department waitlist is now online. Use the waitlist form for any classes that do not have myCoyote waitlists. 

Chem/Biochem Waitlist Form

If you have questions email Irene Carrasco at


Schedule an appointment to see a tutor on the Tutoring Website. The Chem Club also hosts tutoring, that can be accessed through the club officers.