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Pursue solutions and discoveries that matter. Create ideas and take part in world-changing innovation and research. Reach the limits of what you can do and then keep on going.

Let's Go

4th Annual 

Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium

Join us Saturday, December 4, from 1 - 6:00 p.m. (EST)

Undergraduate Research Symposium Website

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Featured Programs

SURE program

Research Apprenticeship
Program (RAP)

RAP is an apprenticeship program for students interested in learning the fundamentals of conducting research and creative inquiry under the supervision of a faculty mentor. 

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Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)

SURE is a summer undergraduate research experience for students interested in graduate studies and research/creative work within their discipline or a related discipline.

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Mountaineer Undergraduate Research Review (MURR)

MURR is a student-driven undergraduate research journal that engages students in scholarly communication and the publication process. In the interim, students may consider other publication options.

Student at symposia

Undergraduate Research Symposia

Students have the opportunity to showcase their work at annual spring and summer poster symposia and travel to conferences. 

Gage Jackson Profile

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT | Other Student Profiles

Gage Jackson

MAJOR: Chemistry

Advice for undergraduates just starting out in research:

WVU's undergraduate research community is excited to spotlight NSF LSAMP recipient and SURE participant Gage Jackson! Gage is a senior chemistry major working with Dr. Jessica Hoover.

Gage Jackson's Research Experience

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