WSU Undergraduate Education Office of Undergraduate Research

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Welcome to the WSU Office of Undergraduate Research. Students and faculty alike can find answers here to many questions about getting involved in undergraduate research at WSU.

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Peer mentors, which are undergraduates currently involved in undergraduate research, are available for several hours most weeks to meet with you during these times. They have the experience and training to answer your important questions, such as:

  • Tuesdays from 9—10 a.m. & 12—1 p.m.
  • Wednesdays from 3—4 p.m.
  • Thursdays from 11 a.m.—12 p.m.

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  • “How do I get started with my research or creative activity?”
  • “Will I get paid for what I’m doing, or am I eligible for a special scholarship?”
  • “How do I find the right faculty mentor for me?”

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What’s New


SURCA Dates

Applications due: Feb. 22, 2016

Last-call for judges: March 11, 2016

SURCA Event: March 28, 2016


Undergraduate Research Awards

Students who are seeking Undergraduate Research Awards from the Office of Undergraduate Research are required to apply online by Monday, February 29, 2016.


Summer 2016 Research Program Information

More than 80 students involved in sixteen different programs make up the undergraduate research programs this summer at WSU.