About Our Office

The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) serves as a valuable resource for students beginning to explore the concept of undergraduate research. From helping students discern their own research paths and find a mentor, to connecting them to research funding and programs at WashU and beyond, to providing opportunities to share their work, we support all undergraduates, in all disciplines, and in all schools. 

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Undergraduate Research at WashU

Research expands your learning. At WashU, research isn’t just for faculty and graduate students, and it’s not restricted to a science lab. No matter what you're studying, you will find research opportunities that add meaning and depth as you contribute to the world's body of knowledge.

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Present at MidStates Consortium for Math & Science Undergrad Research Virtual Symposia

Register now for one of the upcoming 2020 MidStates Consortium for Math & Science Undergrad Research Virtual Symposia.

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Research Spotlight on WashU Film & Media Studies Student Published in Film Matters Magazine

Justine Xi, a recent WashU alum, discusses research article in upcoming issue of Film Matter's Magazine

Have questions about undergraduate research?

The Office of Undergraduate Research provides guidance and resources to students interested in pursuing research. Reach out to us today to make an appointment with a member of our team to learn more.

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