Faculty Resources

Find Undergraduate Researchers

CURS can assist faculty members to find students who may match well with your research projects. We are happy to assist in vetting students for your requirements and needs.

Travel and Supplies Grants

CURS is pleased to offer materials and travel grants to support faculty-led undergraduate student research, scholarship, and creative activity.

Summer Scholars Program

Learn about faculty mentorship in the Summer Scholars Program. 

Request a Class Visit

Don’t cancel class! CURS can visit your classroom to provide a presentation on undergraduate research or other CURS relevant material.  We can cater the presentation from 10 minutes to 75 minutes depending on your needs.

Best Practices for Mentors

Tips and best practices for making the most of this collaborative relationship.

Class/ College/ Department Showcase Support

Want to host scholarly talks that are more specific to your discipline? CURS will assist your department/college in discipline specific research, scholarship, & creative activity showcases of students and or faculty.

Set Up a Site Tour

Give students a glimpse into your space. Let us schedule and organize a group of 6-15 students to tour your facilities and learn about research opportunities

Mentor Resources

Connect to the national CUR.org Member Resources for tips for mentoring undergraduates, free webinaars, member discounts, assessment tools and more.

Student Resources

Schedule an Appointment with CURS

Schedule an appointment with a member of the CURS Team. 

Getting Started

Learn first steps to getting started as an undergraduate researcher.

Research Opportunities

Browse research opportunities across campuses.

Trainings for Researchers

Find relevant trainings for getting started in research.

CURS Undergradaute Research Community

Whether you are discovering research for the first time, or you have completed multiple semesters of undergraduate research, we welcome you into the CURS Undergraduate Research Community.

Summer Scholars Program

Apply to be part of a summer research intensive experience. Paid for 20 hours per week while engaging in collaborative research and scholarship.

Conference Opportunities and Presentation Templates

Find upcoming undergraduate conferences and download presentation templates (poster or slides).

Student Research Series

Attend and participate in our monthly scholarly talks given by students.

Writing and Presentation Assistance

The Writing Center has many resources to help guide your research and scholarship.

Borrow Supplies

We have easels, poster carriers, and more available for you to borrow for your next presentation.

Publish in the Arsenal Undergraduate Research Journal

Submit your papers, theses, or projects of discovery for a publication in the AU undergraduate journal.

Undergraduate Research Journals

See the list of many publication journals specifically for undergraduate research.  We encourage you to publish your work either in a professional journal with your mentor, or an undergraduate research journal.

Undergraduate Resources from CUR.org

Connect to the national CUR.org Member Resources for tips for national research / internship opportunities. conferences, student journals, research stories, and more.

Graduate School Information

Find out about the many graduate programs available at Augusta University.

Find Funding to Support Your Research and Travel

There are several funding sources (CURS, SGA, STRP, and more) available to students who are traveling or conducting research.  

"Being able to present my research has been an invaluable experience that has taught me skills I will be able to use in my professional career." - Rachel H.