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Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research:
The Office of Undergraduate Research supports research and creative activity for undergraduates.  In particular, it provides funding for student research projects and hosts the annual Pacific Undergraduate Research & Creativity Conference (PURCC).  In addition, it helps connect students with research and conference presentation opportunities both on and off campus.  The Office also helps faculty who want help in designing undergraduate research experiences and in mentoring undergraduate scholars.

Internal Funding Sources:

External Funding Sources:


Deadlines for 2018-2019 Academic Year:

Oct. 7, 2018

Abstract deadline for Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research (SCCUR 2018) to be held November 17, 2018 at Pasadena City College

Nov. 1, 2018 Abstract deadline for Council on Undergraduate Research, Posters on the Hill to be held Spring 2019 in Washington DC (exact date depends on Congressional calendar)
Dec. 5, 2018 Abstract deadline for National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR 2018) to be held April 11-13, 2019 at the Kennesaw State University
Mar. 22, 2019 Application deadline for Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
TBA Nomination deadline for Excellence in Undergraduate Research Mentoring Award
April 2, 2019 Abstract deadline for the 19th annual Pacific Undergraduate Research & Creativity Conference (PURCC 2019) to be held late April - early May, 2019. Research Day Poster Session and Oral Presentations on April 27 in the DeRosa University Center