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Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities at UB

CURCA gives undergraduate students the opportunity to dive deep into a subject through hands-on research and creative projects. This is where students unite with distinguished faculty in pursuit of discovery, where their intellect is ignited — and where the journey begins. Join our listserv to learn more about upcoming events, workshops and deadlines.


Research Opportunities

Many UB academic departments and affiliated institutes offer research opportunities for undergraduate students. Search current opportunities.

Student Opportunity Center

Access the SOC online database using your UB email address and search for research opportunities, scholarships, internships, conferences and publications.

Celebration of Academic Excellence

The 14th Annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence will take place on Thursday, April 26, 2018 in UB's Center for the Arts. Submit an abstract.

$500 Undergraduate Research Awards

Over $300,000 has been awarded to UB undergrads. Apply now. The Spring 2018 deadline is Wednesday, February 21st at 3:00 p.m.

2017-2018 Remaining Funds: $23,634.23

Council on Undergraduate Research

Faculty, staff and students can benefit from UB’s CUR membership. Become an individual member of CUR for free.

SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference

SUNY SURC provides undergraduates with an opportunity to present research findings to SUNY peers across the state. SURC 2018 will be on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at SUNY Monroe Community College. The deadline to submit an abstract is 2/19.

Last updated: January 22, 2018 11:14 am EST