Undergraduate Research

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The Office of Undergraduate Research would like to welcome you to our website. Please be sure to register with our office, to stay up to date on the latest events happening in research. Students, Staff, and Faculty are welcome to register!


The Office of Undergraduate Research is dedicated to providing coordination, leadership, and support for research endeavors at the undergraduate level. Through a wide variety of customized programs and activities, staff and faculty mentors encourage, engage, and support students through the basics of research across all disciplines, which serves to enrich the overall academic experience and foster student success.


11 UK Students, Alumni Win NSF Research Fellowships

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 22, 2017) The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has...

Chellgren Student Fellow research making strides in the Campus Kitchen

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 1, 2017) – As a self-proclaimed foodie and a lifelong gardener, it was no surprise that University of Kentucky student Anna Townsend answered the call to share...

Annual Showcase of Undergraduate Scholars - this week!!

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 24, 2017) — Since 2006, the annual Showcase of Undergraduate Research has been hosted by the University of Kentucky...