undergraduate research

Humans of the U: Annie Giokas

“Participating in undergraduate research helped me gain skills as an independent thinker and the courage to improve at public speaking after presenting at multiple conferences.”

Crowded room of people, students with name tags standing in front of poster boards presenting their research to attendees who walk by.

Undergraduate research at the U

Undergrad students at the U are employed as researchers and research assistants all over campus.

Why chemistry?

Find your niche in chemistry and make your own discoveries.

U students launch instruments to study Utah’s windstorm

Three undergraduates found a scientific opportunity in a destructive storm.

A woman scientist looks through a microscope

Why wait? New initiative gets students into the lab early

In 2020, the College of Science will give hundreds of undergraduates the opportunity to contribute to real research projects the year that they step onto campus.


U undergrads get a taste of real research in CURE course.