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.
Sample Research Syllabi
View Sample Syllabi for 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.
Request attendance roster
Giving credit to students who attend events or participate in research related workshops?
CURS can send you attendance records from our Student Research Series or other events.
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
Connect to the national CUR.org Member Resources for tips for mentoring undergraduates,
free webinaars, member discounts, assessment tools and more.
Learn first steps to getting started as an undergraduate researcher.
Browse research opportunities across campuses.
Researcher Toolkit Workshops
Build your professional and research skills with our Researcher Toolkit series of
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.
Trainings for Researchers
Find relevant trainings for getting started in research.
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.
We have easels, poster carriers, and more available for you to borrow for your next
Publish in the Arsenal Undergraduate Research Journal
Submit your papers, theses, or projects of discovery for a publication in the AU undergraduate
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.