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How to Get Started in Research

Wednesday, September 30
12:00 - 12:50 p.m.
Sondheim Room 103

Wednesday, October 7
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Sondheim Room 103

Wednesday, November 4
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Sondheim Room 103

URA How-To Workshop
Wednesday, November 18
12:00 - 12:50 p.m.
Sondheim 103

Tuesday, December 8
3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Sherman Hall A Room 113

SURF Workshop
Monday, November 30
12:00 - 12:50 p.m.
Sondheim Room 103

Thursday, December 10
3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Sherman Hall A Room 113

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Students on undergraduate research

For help with your summer research application, personal statement or resume, please contact:
Janet McGlynn:
Devon Fick:


For New Students:

New Student Information

Wednesday, September 9
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Engineering Room 023


Is URA Right for You?
Wednesday, October 28
12:00 -12:50 p.m.
Sondheim Room 103


Getting Started

Sign up for the Research Practicum

Get Started in Research

Know your Professor



Finding Summer Research

Summer Research

Opportunities to Work at NIST

HUNDREDS of Paid Summer Research Positions

Research information by major
"Summer Research Changed my Life"

Applying for Summer Research

Requesting a Letter of Recommendation

Drafting a Personal Statement

Students... A Letter from an Undergraduate Researcher

Starting Your Research

Establishing a Working Relationship with a new Research Mentor

Responsible Conduct of Research


Find us on Facebook at Undergraduate Research @ UMBC

Join our myUMBC group Undergraduate Research today! 

For more information:

Janet McGlynn
Director of Communication and Outreach | (410) 455-5754