Office of Undergraduate Research

and Creative Scholarship

Beyond the classroom.

We strive to facilitate a campus culture in which mentored undergraduate research and creative scholarship can thrive and to provide programs and activities that support and celebrate scholarly activities by students across all disciplines.

News & Announcements

Summer 2019 Undergraduate Research Fellowship Application template is available! To download, click on the tab to the right labeled "Summer Undergraduate Fellowships." 

 The Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education is currently accepting applications. Interested sophomores and juniors should contact Prof. Ken Long, 

The Lily Graduate Fellows program is currently accepting nominations. Nomination must be through a faculty member. If you are interested, please contact Dr. Sam Thomas,

Research Funding

Full-time summer research and support funding opportunities are available for student researchers across all disciplines.

View Funding Opportunities

Events & Conferences

The Student Research Symposium in the Fall and the Festival of Scholars in the Spring provide opportunities for students to showcase the results of their research,

See Our Events

I feel like I have learned how to tackle problems more easily and learned how to deal with them more appropriately. I feel like this summer taught me how to be self-disciplined and independent but (I also) learned to ask for help. I feel like I am prepared for future courses and research projects.

Marilyn Arceo '14