MENTOR. EMPOWER. INSPIRE.
The central Office of Undergraduate Research is currently undergoing restructuring. Please see the communication from Dr. Lisa Cassis, Vice President for Research on this process and the call for applicants for the newly created position of Faculty Director of Undergraduate Research.
Register as an Undergraduate Research Mentor
Get connected with OUR! Mentors make a difference and the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) provides resources, services, and support for faculty and staff. Sign up for the faculty/staff listserv.
Request a Class Presentation
OUR staff are readily available to give presentations about OUR's programs and getting involved in undergraduate research, opportunities, workshops, funding programs, and more to your group, class, department, or office.
Serve as a Faculty Reviewer
Almost all Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) funding opportunities rely on faculty review committees to review applications and make recommendations about which projects to fund. Get involved with OUR today - Complete our Faculty Reviewer Interest Form
Since 2009, the Office of Undergraduate Research has awarded $148,290 in Research Travel Grants to UK undergraduate students presenting their research at professional meetings and conferences.
Did You Know? The OUR will print one free poster per semester for students presenting their faculty-mentored research at a conference or symposia
Mentors make a difference! The Office of Undergraduate Research officially launched the Research Faculty Mentor of the Week recognition program in August 2017.
Have a Question?
Have a question? Visit our FAQ page for answers to some of the most common questions about undergraduate research at UK. If you need additional assistance, we're just an email or phone call away!