The 46th annual West Coast Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference (WCBSURC) will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2023, at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, CA. The WCBSURC is among the oldest intercollegiate conferences of its kind in the nation and has so far brought together participants representing 200 different institutions in 40 states, plus Canada. Further information regarding this one day conference for undergraduate biology, biochemistry and biophysics researchers and their faculty mentors can be accessed at: https://cse.lmu.edu/department/biology/research/wcbsurc/ Several $200 travel grants will be made available on a selective basis to students coming from institutions that have not previously been represented at the WCBSURC. Questions regarding these grants should be directed to Dr. Michael McConnell at mmcconne@pointloma.edu. All other questions regarding the Conference should be directed to wcbsurc@lmu.edu.