Where Do I Start?

Finding the right research opportunity can take time and patience, but the Undergraduate Research Program is here to help. Check out the opportunities listed both for our campus research options and summer experiences. Individual advising is also available, and we recommend you attend UR seminars listed below.

By attending these seminars, you can learn more about preparing to apply for research opportunities, finding a faculty research mentor and how to get the most out of your undergraduate research opportunities. During the Fall 2021 you are invited to attend these Undergraduate Research Seminars: 

 

  • Why to be involved in Undergraduate Research?
    • Tuesday, September 7th, 9:00-10:00 am, 0184 CARVER HALL
    • Tuesday, September 7th, 5:00-6:00 pm, 4202 Student Innovation Center
    • Thursday, September 9th, 1:00-2:pm 2200 Marston  
    • Friday, September 10th, 11:00-noo, 0202 CARVER

 

  • How to find a faculty mentor on campus?
    • Tuesday, September 7th, 11:00-12:00 pm, 0184 CARVER HALL
    • Tuesday, September 7th, 2:00-3:00 pm, 2200 MARSTON HALL  
    • Wednesday, September 8th, 11:00-12:00 PM, 0202 CARVER HALL
    • Wednesday, September 8th, 1:00-2:00 PM, 2221 Student Innovation Center
    • Thursday, September 9th, 10:00-11:00 AM virtual via WebEx link https://iastate.webex.com/meet/szbar 
    • Thursday, September 9th, 3:00-4:00 PM TBA
    • Monday, September 13th, 11-noon, 0202 CARVER
    • Monday, September 13th, 2-3 p.m., 2221 Student Innovation Center

 

  • How to get the most out of your undergraduate research experiences?
    • Tuesday, September 14th, 10:00-11:00 am, 2300 MARSTON HALL
    • Wednesday, September 15th, 10:00-11:00 PM, 0202 CARVER HALL
    • Wednesday, September 15th, 1:00-2:00 PM, virtual via WebEx link https://iastate.webex.com/meet/szbar
    • Thursday, September 16th, 3:00-4:00 PM 0132 CARVER HALL