The University of Arizona

BioCommunications Departmental Updates

BioCom’s service desk is now open for questions, pick-ups, and deliveries. Hours of operation are:

Monday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Fridays: Working Remotely.

Please call 520.626.7343 or email

Our photographers are now taking appointments for portrait and group sittings. Available times will be Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm. Please email to start the process.

For Video production services, please contact Gilberto Vega (

Poster printing services are available Monday through Thursday from 8:00am – 4:00pm. Please allow one business day for printing. The poster request form can be found at

Copy Services are available in the main BioCom office, room 3404 and is open on Monday through Thursday between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00 pm. Intermittent Hours on Fridays. Please complete a request at For class notes, please send an email to

For classroom support services, contact: 
Ricky Bergeron
Barry Bernard

For web services and graphic design, contact:
Alex Lyon (web and graphic design)
Edgar Mendoza (graphic design)


Studio Portraiture


Step 1Contact a BioCommunications photographer to schedule an appointment for portraits to be taken, 626-7343. View the Portrait Appointment Options for more information.

Step 2Complete the Photo Composite Request Form to initiate a service request.  The form and a complete list of names of individuals to have their portraits taken must be returned to BioCom at least 5 days prior to appointment. Please send list as a Word .doc with names and titles exactly as you wish them to appear (Caps and lower case, all CAPS, with or without professional degrees).

Step 3 → If you are updating an existing photo composite, please mark changes on the previous years photo composite and provide to the graphic designer, Edgar Mendoza. If this is a new composite, please contact graphic designer to discuss your needs. All names and titles for composites should be provided electronically.

For any questions please call 626-7343

Photo Composite Request PDF Form