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Mission Statement:

The mission of the University of Utah Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is to facilitate and promote undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and creative works in all disciplines throughout the University of Utah campus through equitable programming, diverse representation, and social just oriented opportunities.

What we do:

OUR supports undergraduate research through: funding travel & small grants, Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) scholarships, Summer Program Undergraduate Research experiences, and scholarships. OUR partners with faculty and research clusters on cutting-edge research. We advance undergraduate research with semester symposia and the publication opportunities with the Undergraduate Research Journal publication. We offer research advising at all stages of their research experience. In line with our commitment to education, we futher knowledge through the Undergraduate Research Education Series. We  recognize research excellence with Undergraduate Research Scholar Designation (URSD) and an annual awards ceremony.

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OUR Office

8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

(801) 581-8070

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