At UF, you won’t have to wait around to make a real contribution. In your first year, you’re given the chance to learn from world-renowned faculty members by doing research right alongside them. The chance to work closely with the best and brightest researchers in some of the most advanced labs in the world. The chance to work on graduate-level projects while a sophomore. The chance to solve some of the toughest problems and participate in groundbreaking research that leads to history-making discoveries.
The Center for Undergraduate Research is committed to fostering a culture of research and collaboration between students and faculty. Through providing guidance and opportunities, the Center offers a research-rich environment that gives undergrads extensive opportunities to become engaged in their fields in ways that go beyond traditional classroom settings. Students are given a glimpse into a career in research and a chance to work firsthand on some of the research that’s changing the world.