Undergraduate
Research

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

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

OUR Student Research Grant applications are now open!

The Office of Undergraduate Research provides funding to undergraduate researchers to support their work. These grants can be used to fund materials or equipment not available on UCF’s campus and travel costs associated with conducting research

Applications are Due June 29th.

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 June Distinguished Undergraduate Researcher, Stefani Hammond!

Stefani is pursuing a B.A. in Anthropology. Starting her undergraduate research during her sophomore year here at UCF, and she says that she has “made a family though Academic Advancement Programs and the Office of Undergraduate Research.” In addition to the help of her research mentor and department faculty, she has been able to grow as a researcher, a professional, and a student. She describes feeling like a “stronger and more confident individual because of the experiences that Undergraduate Research has provided.”

Upcoming Workshops and Deadlines

The Summer Poster Showcase will highlight the work of undergraduate students Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program as well as students conducting summer research in REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) programs on Campus. Attendance is free and open to the Public.…
Presented by The Pegasus Review: UCF Undergraduate Research Journal, this workshop will review the basic strategies to synthesize your undergraduate research for publication. Students who are already involved with a research project will benefit the most from this workshop. No RSVP required.…