Eugene P. and Lois E. Trani Center for Life Sciences
1000 W. Cary St.
VCU’s Eugene P. and Lois E. Trani Center for Life Sciences fosters interdisciplinary research and instruction in the life sciences. The building houses the Department of Biology, the Center for Environmental Studies, the Center for the Study of Biological Complexity, a satellite lab of the Nucleic Acid Research Facilities, the Bioinformatics Computational Core Laboratory Suite and the Office of the Vice Provost for Life Sciences.
The 132,000-square-foot building features seven classrooms, two lecture halls, 17 undergraduate instructional laboratories, a student study lounge and computer labs, all equipped with state-of-the-art multimedia technology, as well as a 3,000-square-foot rooftop greenhouse and an aquatics facility that houses up to 20 research tanks.
This building is part of the Office of Admissions virtual tour.
- Computer lab
- Welcome Center and
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- Stuart C. Siegel Center
- James Branch Cabell Library
- University Student Commons
- Shafer Court Dining Center