D-Clearance and Wait List Information

D-clearance for all graduate students please fill out this form.

Note: Biology undergraduate advisors are located in Kaprielian Hall, 3620 S. Vermont Ave. (KAP 357)

For undergraduate D-clearance and course wait lists contact the following for the appropriate course:

Gorjana Bezmalinovic | bezmalin@usc.edu | (213) 740-6078
BISC-108
BISC-109
BISC-120/121
BISC-220/221

Linda Bazilian | bazilian@usc.edu | (213) 821-1088
BISC-290
BISC-411
BISC-490

Celeste Chong-Cerrillo | chongcer@usc.edu | (213) 740-6085
BISC-103
BISC-150
BISC-300

Michael Moore | moore@usc.edu | (213) 740-6084
BISC-104
BISC-230
BISC-307

Angel Tabancay | tabancay@usc.edu | (213) 740-6079
BISC-320
BISC-330

Carolyn Ruiz| carolycr@usc.edu | (213) 740-9316
BISC-493x
BISC-494x

Celeste Chong-Cerrillo | chongcer@usc.edu | (213) 740-6085
BISC-406

All other undergraduate courses requiring D-clearance – have course instructor (see contact on the Schedule of Classes for each course) e-mail approval with student 10 digit ID # to biodept@dornsife.usc.edu



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  • University of Southern California
  • Allan Hancock Foundation Building
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0371