The University of Georgia Marine Institute is pleased to announce the creation of a new academic program, the Marine Biology Spring Semester. This exciting opportunity is open to undergraduate and graduate students, from any college or university, pursuing a degree in biology, ecology, chemistry, geology, fisheries biology, wildlife biology, environmental science, marine sciences, oceanography, or related field. Students will be immersed in field-based learning while taking up to 17 credit hours of formal coursework in marine biology and ecology, and have an opportunity to conduct independent research under the guidance of a faculty member. Students will be in residence at the UGA Marine Institute on Sapelo Island from January 8 – May 2, 2019. Admission is on a rolling basis, with a final application deadline of November 9, 2018.