Biology Study Abroad

Experience the (Biological) World with NWU!

The Biology Department at Nebraska Wesleyan University offers a number of unique opportunities for biology students to see the world. We routinely lead trips, for course credit, to Belize, Costa Rica, and Honduras. The following are the upcoming trips/courses we have planned (contact the faculty person listed with the course for more information).


BIO 290 (2 credits) - Tropical Ecosystems (held on campus the semester before the Belize trip)
BIO 252 (3 credits) - Tropical Biology of Belize (planned for January 2015)
Contact: Dr. Jerry Bricker, 402.465.2446, jbricker [at]

Costa Rica

BIO 251 (3 credits) - Tropical Biology of Costa Rica (planned for January 2016)
Contact: Dr. Cody Arenz, 402.465.2448, carenz [at]

Contact or visit us

Biology Department
Dr. Cody Arenz, Dept. Chair
Olin Hall of Science, Room 202
Lincoln, NE 68504
carenz [at]