The University of Texas at Austin

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Have you ever considered getting involved in undergraduate research or are curious about graduate school? Would you like to connect the things you're learning in the classroom to solving real world problems?


Students in labs

Are you interested in undergraduate research? Do you want to live in a different city this summer and get paid to do research while building your resume? Learn more about Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU).

Research @ UT

students in lab

Do you want to get involved in research and build your resume but don't know where to start? Many faculty welcome motivated undergraduates of all classifications to contribute to this exciting work of creating knowledge.


Spring Research Poster Exhibition

In preparation for Undergraduate Research Week, April 14-18, the Cockrell School of Engineering and the Student Engineering Council will host its annual research poster competition on April 9, 2014!

Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 in both the underclassman (freshman/sophomore) and upperclassman (junior/senior) divisions. 1st place is $300, 2nd place is $200 and 3rd place is $100.  The registration deadline is Friday, March 28th, 2014.

Get more details and register to participate here!