Undergraduate Research

Welcome to the Office of Undergraduate Research.

Explore. Research. Gain the knowledge that will take you to the next level. Get Involved with your discipline. Experience hands-on research. Shadow multiple Faculty mentors and learn what undergraduate research is really about. The Office of Undergraduate Research challenges you to take your educational experience to the next level. Research or creative activities are possible for every discipline and major.


Office of Undergraduate Research News

2019 NCUR Abstract Submission Deadline Extended!

The 2019 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) has announced that the abstract submission deadline has been extended to this Friday, December 7th, 2018.

OUR has funding to support UWF student travel to this event. OUR support for the conference will include transportation via bus or van, meals during travel, conference registration, and hotel (shared with one other student).

Please email a copy of your abstract to our@uwf.edu  after submission.  During the abstract submission process, students will be asked for contact information for the Undergraduate Research Office Coordinator; please list Allison Schwartz, aschwartz@uwf.edu850-474-3175

Students should visit https://apps.cur.org/ncur2019/account/ to submit their abstract. Students will need to create an account before they will be able to submit to the 2019 conference.

For more information on the 2019 NCUR conference please visit see below.


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NCUR 2019

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NCUR 2019 April 11-13, 2019

Kennesaw State University has been selected to host the 2019 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). The conference will bring more than 4,000 undergraduate researchers and their faculty mentors to their university. NCUR is a wonderful experience for students newly engaged in undergraduate reasech. NCUR serves as an oppurtunity for students to present their research at a professional conference on the national level. UWF has had a 99% acceptance rate of abstract submissions for 2 years in a row! Mentors and students work side-by-side in efforts to plan and prepare for the event each year. OUR has fundung to support student travel for those students who are accepted and wish to attend the conference with the Office of Undergraduate Research. For more information on NCUR 2019 and abstract submission deadlines, please visit the Kennesaw State University website or contact OUR at OUR@uwf.edu.

Student Opportunity Center

Through the Student Opportunity Center (SOC) students are able to stay connected and up to date with current and upcoming opportunities directly related to their area of interest with research. OUR is updating the SOC site regularly with new and exciting paid and volunteer opportunities directly related to research for undergraduate and graduate students. These opportunities will cover majors from across the gamut  If you are an organization or faculty member that would like to advertise your positions through OUR's SOC membership, or if you have any questions on how to navigate SOC you should contact OUR through email at OUR@uwf.edu. Jump in today and see what all may be awaiting you with the Student Opportunity Center. OUR will soon be adding faculty profiles to the SOC in order to better match students and faculty. Please stay tuned! For information on memberships or faculty profiles please email OUR at OUR@uwf.edu.