Undergraduate
Research

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Prospective Researchers

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Current Researcher

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Faculty Researchers

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UCF Undergraduate Research by the Numbers

Researchers

47%

of undergraduate researchers continue their education

Mentors

586

Faculty Mentors

Showcase

456

Student posters accepted to the campus showcase

Funding

580

Students with research funding

Featured Program

Present Your Research at SURE!

The Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence (SURE) is a poster forum for UCF undergraduates to present their research and creative projects to the broader university community. Undergraduates from all disciplines are encouraged to present current or recently completed academic projects showcasing the diversity of topics, approaches, and interests at UCF.

Applications Due: February 10th

Peer Advising Hours

OUR Peer Mentors are available for drop-in hours at the following times*: 
Monday: 9 – 11 a.m. and 1 – 3 p.m. 
Tuesday: 9 – 11 a.m. 
Thursday: 9 – 11 a.m. and 1 – 3 p.m. 

They are also available for thirty minute appointments on:

Tuesday: 1 – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 3 – 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

*Appointments are required during finals and University breaks.

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Congratulations to the January Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher, Simran Pawar!

The January Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher Award Winner is Simran Pawar! Simran conducts her research in the History Department with Dr. Amelia Lyons. She studies the erasure of women and people of color and the pervasiveness of the Anzac myth in the making of national identity in Australia and New Zealand since the 1920s. Congratulations Simran!

Upcoming Workshops and Deadlines

Need to write a literature review as an undergraduate? Learn about the purpose and structure of a literature review in academic research. At this workshop. you will also learn how to get started writing your own literature review. 
Acquire skills to write a strong abstract and to synthesize your research or creative work for a presentation. This workshop is ideal for students planning to apply to the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence. No RSVP required. All workshops are…
Acquire skills to write a strong abstract and to synthesize your research or creative work for a presentation. This workshop is ideal for students planning to apply to the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence. No RSVP required. All workshops are…