Getting Started

Step 1: Register with our office

Connect with our office to get started on YOUR undergraduate research journey.

Step 2: Attend a Getting Started in Undergraduate Research workshop.

Learn how to locate positions and participate in UR on and off campus. Follow the link below to register for a session.

Step 3: Prepare to get involved in undergraduate research.

Once you attend a getting started in UR workshop, you will be added to the Office for URaCE Canvas community. The Canvas community includes resources and important information that will help you take the next step towards UR success. Canvas resources will help you learn how to connect with prospective mentors, how to determine WHY you want to do UR and WHAT you hope to gain from participation.

Step 4: Meet with Us

Meet with us to determine your undergraduate research action plan.

Step 5: Contact Prospective Mentors

Contact prospective mentors to conduct a research informational interview. Contact the Office for URaCE to learn more. 

Step 6: Apply for Undergraduate Research Opportunities on and off campus

Follow this link to apply for one of our programs

Follow this link and this one to apply for an REU program (outside UTC).


Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavor

Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavor

Department Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm