Welcome to those of you who are new and welcome back to our returning students! The Undergraduate Research Program (URP) helps students in all fields to enrich their academic experience by engaging in exciting hands-on research with UW faculty. URP offers courses, workshops, advising, and resources to help students find year-round and summer research opportunities, get academic credit, present their work, and obtain funding.
If you’re interested in learning more about how you can get involved or further your engagement in research, follow our 2-step process below. We look forward to assisting you.
Undergraduate Research Program Staff
Undergraduate Research Program Info Sessions & Advising
STEP 1: Undergraduate Research Info Sessions
If you’re looking to get started in research, this is the info session for you!
Undergraduate research information sessions address how the Undergraduate Research Program can help students pursue their research interests. The sessions provide research resources, information on funding, and suggestions for approaching faculty. Additionally, the sessions are highly student-driven, with an emphasis on student questions and concerns.
Every Friday in Autumn Quarter, 2:30 – 3:20 p.m., 171 Mary Gates Hall
Sign up here: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/160
STEP 2: Autumn Quarter Drop-In Advising*
One-on-one or small group advising for students who have attended a URP Info Session or are already involved in research.
Tuesdays 10:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m. &
Thursdays 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
No appointment necessary to meet with an adviser. Just check in at the front desk in Mary Gates Hall 171 when you arrive during drop-in hours.
If these times do not work for you, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with several dates and times you’re available for the following week, and we will work on setting you up with an appointment.