What type of researcher are you?

Prospective Researchers

Get Involved in Undergraduate Research

Current Researcher

Make the Most of Your Experience

Faculty Researchers

Find and support student researchers

UCF Undergraduate Research by the Numbers



of undergraduate researchers continue their education



Faculty Mentors



Student posters accepted to the campus showcase



Students with research funding

Featured Program

Applications for the Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence (SURE) are open! Undergraduates from all disciplines are encouraged to apply and projects in progress are welcome. Faculty judges will award over $20,000 in scholarships to outstanding projects. Share your research with fellow students and faculty. Applications are due February 11th.

This year’s event will offer an additional poster session from 9: 30 – 11 a.m. for students whose research was completed as part of a course. 

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.

An Interview with our February DURA Winner, Daniel Rosato

This month we met with this month's Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher, Daniel Rosato, to talk about his research experience at UCF. He is currently conducting research with Dr. Kareem Ahmed in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

Upcoming Workshops and Deadlines


How to: Get Started in Undergraduate Research

Feb 21 - 11:00 am

Are you interested in learning more about research? Not sure where to start or how to navigate all the programs available? This wor...


How To: Cope With Feedback in the Research Process

Feb 26 - 12:00 pm