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Register as an Undergraduate Research Mentor

Get connected! Mentors make a difference and the OUR provides resources, services, and support for faculty and staff. Sign up for the faculty/staff listserv.


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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.

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Showcase 2022 poster kiosk rentals

Upcoming Event with a Poster Session?

The OUR is now renting tri-fold poster kiosks to Colleges, departments, and programs at a discounted rate.  

Each box includes 3 full poster kiosks – each triangular kiosk displays 3 posters, so one box can display 9 posters. 


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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!

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Faculty Mentors in the News

'That's why we're here' — UK researcher invites undergrads to the lab

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 17, 2022) — For Clare Rittschof, Ph.D., introducing University of Kentucky undergraduate students to research starts by giving them access and experiences in her lab.

UK START program receives Golden Apple Award

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 21, 2022) — In recognition of its strong commitment to student achievement, the University of Kentucky STEM Through Authentic Research and Training (START) program was honored with the Fayette County Public Schools (FCPS) Golden Apple Award.