Welcome to the Chemistry Department

We are a department that serves undergraduate students exclusively.  In addition to our top-notch teaching facilities, we take pride in offering our students experiences in our research labs, resulting in meaningful contributions to scientific knowledge.

Some highlights of our program include:

Please browse our webpage, stop by, or contact us for more information about our department and programs.


News from the Chemistry Department

Van Gogh painting Undergrowth with Two Figures

Chemistry of Art Seminar

March 12, 2015 / By: UST Chemistry Department

The Department will host a Chemistry of Art event on March 18th.

Student Affiliates Award 2014

Student Affiliate Chapter wins Outstanding Award

January 7, 2015 / By: UST Chemistry Department

The University of St. Thomas Student Affiliate Chapter of the American Chemical Society received the highest possible Outstanding Award.

Cecilia Gentle's International Research Highlighted

October 27, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Cecilia Gentle's International Research Experience for Undergraduates was recently highlighted in the Newsroom.

Students Present Research at MRSEC

September 15, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Fourteen student researchers in chemistry presented posters at the Summer Undergraduate Research Expo of the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at the University of Minnesota.

New Faculty Member Joins the Department

August 27, 2014 / By: UST Chemistry Department

Dr. Joshua Layfield joined the Department September 2014