Office of Undergraduate Research



Our mission is to improve the undergraduate experience at the University of North Florida by providing support, guidance, and opportunities to all students throughout the research process. 

Registration for the International Research Symposium is now OPEN through October 27, 2017! Click here for more information.


What we are

The Office of Undergraduate Research provides services and support to all undergraduates, all majors, and all departments. We specialize in creating opportunities for undergraduates to work one-on-one with faculty members at UNF, conducting research, publishing research, presenting at professional conferences, and more. 


Some benefits of undergraduate research include: 

  • Increase understanding of how knowledge is created
  • Preparation for graduate school, professional school, and the work force
  • Clarify career goals
  • Sharpen critical thinking skills


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What's happening:

  • The Office of Undergraduate Studies and Office of Undergraduate Research recently purchased a software called the Student Opportunity Center. This software allows students and faculty to access grants, internships, conferences, and more from across the country in their specific discipline. Read more about the Student Opportunity Center on our Research Opportunities page. 
  • Registration is now open for the 2018 Florida Undergraduate Research Conference. Visit the FURC webpage to learn more. 
  • Conference and Travel Grants will now have two deadlines each semester. The first deadline for Conference grants is mid-September. Check your Osprey Update for exact dates.
  • Research Grant applications will be available at the end of August. Applications are due mid-October. 
  • OUR recently hosted an Undergraduate Research Retreat at the MOSH downtown. Visit the Undergraduate Research Retreat page for pictures and a summary of the event.  
  • OUR announced a new pilot funding program for undergraduate researchers - SURF