The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) provides support and recognition for undergraduate student research for all Colleges at the University of Northern Colorado to further University goals for active learning and original research. Check the links on the left for access to opportunities for grants, internships, conferences and a comprehensive listing of professional organizations.



FALL 2014

Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium - Call for Proposals CLICK HERE

The Office of Undergraduate Research is hosting the annual UNC Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium on November 5th, 2014. Submission due date is September 26th, 2014.

COMING SOON Fall 2014 Undergraduate Research Journal

The Fall 2014 issue highlights UNC Research Day 2014 Research Excellence Award winners.

To access the Spring 2014 Undergraduate Research Journal CLICK HERE

OUR Workshop Series - Information to come

Info Session on Summer Research Programs Oct 15th

Do you want to be paid to do research this summer? 

Would you like to spend the summer working on research with faculty at campuses such as Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Brown or Stanford? 

Do you want to find out about how to find research awards, grants, fellowships and opportunities that you may be eligible for? 

Then attend this Informational Session led by Dr. Travis Boyce, Office of Undergraduate Research Faculty Fellow

  • What: Summer Research Awards, Scholarships, Programs, Funding and Fellowships
  • Who: Undergraduate Students from ALL disciplines who are interested in Research
  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 15 - 5 PM to 6 PM
  • Where: Michener L-98; Center for Honors, Scholars & Leadership Seminar Room
  • Food: Sub Sandwiches, chips, and drinks (please note any dietary restrictions)

The session is appropriate for undergraduate students from all disciplines.  Students from all levels (freshmen, Sophomore, Junior & Senior) should attend to find out the truth about acquiring funding and advanced opportunities. 

CLICK HERE to sign up!


McNair Summer 2014 Issue of the Undergraduate Research Journal Coming Soon!

The Summer 2014 issue will include full manuscripts from select McNair undergraduate researchers.


Office of Undergraduate Research Spring 2014 Newsletter Published

The spring 2014 Newsletter from the Office of Undergraduate Research profiles the three Summer Stipend student scholar award winners and two UNC faculty, Britney McIlvaine and Kristin Bovaird-Abbo hightlighting their undergraduate research mentoring projects.

OUR Newsletter Available CLICK HERE.

Contact Us

To contact OUR staff CLICK HERE

Faculty Fellow for Undergraduate Research:
Travis Boyce, Ph.D. Associate Professor Africana Studies

Office hours: Thursday 2:30pm - 4:00 pm - Michener L-98 OR by appointment at