Why participate in the Undergraduate Research Symposium?

  • It helps you get involved on campus and connected to the university
  • It provides an automatic introduction to friends and classmates
  • The experience helps confirm if you're pursuing the right career path, ​or helps you discover a new career path you may not have considered before
  • The process develops real-world, transferable skills that you can use on the job, including advanced problem-solving skills and career-specific behaviors and activities
  • It gives you an advantage when applying for scholarships or graduate school
  • You connect with a faculty member that you might not get to know and learn from otherwise
  • It presents the opportunity to study something you're passionate about

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