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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

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High School Student Publishes Research with UK Faculty

Publishing research in a peer-reviewed journal is an accomplishment that even graduate students would be proud of. But 18-year-old Dimitri Leggas, a high school senior at the Gatton Academy in...

Undergraduate Researchers Receive Oswald Awards

The University of Kentucky Office for Undergraduate Research has presented 17 students with the Oswald Research and Creativity Program awards. "There is so much high quality research being done by...

Jessica Gambrel Wins Research Award

Jessica Gambrel, a senior AG Bio Tech major, presented her research project at the Agricultural Biotechnology Colloquium on December 9, 2014.  She was awarded the highly competitive Glenn B....

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