UPDATE! The on-site 2020 Symposium will be replaced with a virtual Symposium allowing students to share their research and creative work digitally with a wide audience, while also developing their on-line portfolio. Please proceed with submitting abstracts through the extended deadline of April 17. We will have more updates soon on the logistics for the virtual Symposium.
Celebrating Our Tenth Year...
The Undergraduate Research Symposium is celebrating 10 years of supporting students presenting their research, thus helping them achieve their academic and career goals. Research is for students from every major! Take the next step and submit your research for consideration. Here are some numbers from the 2019 symposium:
Participation in the Undergraduate Research Symposium empowers undergraduates to share their ideas, discoveries, and artistic work with the campus and the local community. The event takes place in the EMU in the style of an academic conference and includes all types of academic research, allowing you to present your work through a poster, oral presentation, data story, or in a performance.
Learn more about how easy it is to submit your research.
Important Dates and Deadlines
Sometimes all you need are the essentials. Here are the important dates and deadlines you need to know for the symposium's 10th year. If you're looking for more information, please see our detailed timeline.
The Symposium welcomes high school students from the Summer Academy to Inspire Learning (SAIL) program to learn about research opportunities in higher education.