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The Office of Undergraduate Research

Welcome

Office of Undergraduate Research Mission

The mission of the University of Kentucky Office of Undergraduate Research is to promote high quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship in all disciplines across campus.

Read more about our mission.

Students

Are you a student currently conducting research? If you haven't registered with our office, please do so here in order to be eligible for our support programs and to learn about other research enhancement opportunities. For additional help finding a mentor with similar interests as you, you can register at ScholarBridge.com

Information Sessions 

Are you an undergraduate student seeking a faculty mentor? Or do you want more information about undergraduate research?  The Office of Undergraduate Research will hold information sessions periodically throughout each semester.

Faculty

Let us know that you are willing to serve as an undergraduate research mentor. Registration does not obligate you for participation.

News & Announcements

Three UK Students Awarded Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarships

Three University of Kentucky students have received the Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarship (UGRAS), which will support their international independent research projects during the 2015...

Rajendran
Early Passion for Science, Medicine Puts UK Grad on Fast Track to Medical School

Two seems to be a lucky number for graduating senior Sibi Rajendran, of Frankfort, Kentucky. Two years ago, Rajendran, the son of Narayanan and Preetha Rajendran, graduated from two high schools...

UK Undergraduates to Present Research at 2015 Showcase

Research projects exploring topics from molecular biology to hip hop music lyrics will be on display for the campus community and public at the ninth annual Showcase for Undergraduate Scholars....

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