Undergraduate Research

Students presenting their research at the “Microbe Hunting: Crowdsourcing the Discovery of Antibiotics” Poster Symposium.

There are many opportunities for undergraduates to gain research experience through independent study courses individually arranged with departmental faculty. These experiences can be the highpoint of the college experience and are beneficial in preparing for and gaining admission to graduate programs and job placement. Undergraduates interested in research are encouraged to contact faculty to inquire about opportunities as early as possible in your undergraduate career.


Below is a list of UConn and external resources that can assist you in gaining research experience: