One of the great strengths of an undergraduate degree at MSUM in the Biosciences Department is the opportunity to conduct faculty-mentored research. Many faculty maintain active research that involve undergraduate collaborators. With faculty permission, you can get involved in research as early as your freshman year.
Set up an appointment to talk with a faculty member about their research. There is no requirement that you have previous research experience to become involved. It is also not required that you have specific plans such as graduate school or medical school, etc. Some questions you might want to ask a potential faculty research mentor: