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Office of Undergraduate Research
Knoles Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 204 A
Dr. Lydia Fox
Director of Undergraduate Research

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)

April 6-8, 2017

University of Memphis
Abstract submission deadline - December 2, 2016


The annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) will be held April 6-8, 2017 at University of Memphis. All Pacific undergraduate students who have participated in research or other forms of scholarly, creative or artistic work are encouraged to submit an abstract to NCUR for possible acceptance and presentation. NCUR will consider abstracts from students involved in a variety of scholarly and artistic activities representing a range of disciplines including creative arts, mathematics, business, social science, humanities, physical and life sciences, natural resources and engineering, among others.

Please note that NCUR has a competitive abstract review process, so you are strongly advised to work with your faculty mentor and Dr. Fox, the Director of Undergraduate Research, in preparing your abstract.

Students attending NCUR are expected to come from over 300 colleges and universities, representing almost every state in the nation. Since its inception in 1987, NCUR has become a major annual event drawing over 3,000 undergraduates, faculty, and administrators to hear and discuss undergraduate creative and scholarly work by means of:

  • Topical sessions with 15-minute oral presentations
  • Interdisciplinary poster sessions
  • Visual Arts presentations
  • Performing Arts presentations 

Preparing your Abstract

Submitting Your Abstract

Important Dates:

October 3, 2016 Online Abstract Submission Open
December 2, 2016 Abstract Submission Deadline
January 23, 2017 Abstract Decision Notifications
February 19, 2017 Early Registration Deadline
April 6-8, 2017 NCUR 2017