Huntington University is a Christian liberal arts college in Indiana


The pre-med majors are housed in the 90,000 square-foot Dowden Science Hall. This learning center features a quality learning environment with student-friendly spaces, teaching and research specialty equipment, well-designed laboratories and research spaces, and multimedia classrooms in rich, art-infused aesthetic surroundings.

Instrumentation and Equipment

The Biology and Chemistry Departments at Huntington University provide ready access for undergraduate students to receive mentoring in using professional scientific equipment and research-grade instrumentation.

 Instrumentation and equipment in the biology department includes:

  • Video-interfaced stereoscopic microscopes
  • Fluorescence microscope
  • Physiological monitoring equipment
  • Anatomical software, models, and specimens
  • Nucleotide and protein electrophoresis equipment
  • High performance liquid chromatograph (HPLC)
  • UV-Visible spectrophotometer
  • Vernier LabPro interfaces
  • Laminar-flow hood specially designed for sterile specimen preparation
  • Modern climate-controlled greenhouse

Instrumentation available in the chemistry department includes:

Off-campus opportunities

Undergraduate research experiences, internships, and job-shadowing experiences is encouraged and are available through a variety of on- and off-campus learning opportunities. These include summer research experiences, internships in research labs, clinical job-shadowing experiences, career-oriented January Term courses, attending professional meetings and seminars, and medical missions trips, and summer research internships.