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Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Undergraduate Symposium is an annual poster fair that gives all undergraduate researchers a chance to share their research, scholarly and creative projects with the University community.

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National Conference on Undergraduate Research

NCUR is an annual spring conference open to undergraduates in any field that is held at a different institution each year.  Options include oral and poster presentations as well as options for performance.

NCUR Website

Summer 2021 Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium is a summer poster fair that gives all undergraduate researchers a chance to share their research, scholarly and creative projects with the University community.

Summer 2021 Symposium

There will be an in-person summer Symposium on Thursday, August 5. UROP, URS and other undergraduate researchers may register to present their posters. UROP and URS students will present in the afternoon session. The deadline to register is Thursday, July 28 at 5:00 p.m. Late registrants will be allowed to present if there is space, but they will not be included in the event program.

Register for the Summer 2021 Symposium

University of Minnesota Duluth Showcase

There are two University of Minnesota - Duluth Showcases each year which provide an opportunity for U of MN students to present their research results. These take place in November and April on the UMD campus. Students from other campuses are welcome to present there as well.

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U of M Digital Conservancy

The University of Minnesota’s Digital Conservancy (UDC) provides a permanent and searchable home for your research paper or poster.  Hosted by the U of M libraries, this option for presentation is available year-round.

UDC Website

MURAJ Research Journal

The Minnesota Undergraduate Research & Academic Journal is an academic journal dedicated to the academic research of undergraduate students. It is a student-run publication that strives toward a diverse representation of work from all subjects and fields.

Students are encouraged to submit research in a variety of formats and platforms, whether it be by text, photo, or video. As the University’s first undergraduate research journal, MURAJ aims to stay committed to its values of diversity and broad scope by publishing work from all areas of research and from students in all ranges of their undergraduate career.

MURAJ Website

Other Presentation Opportunities

There are also a number of other ways you can get credit for presenting your research. From presenting to a class to being published in a journal, see a list we've put together of ideas.

MSROP Showcase

The Multicultural Summer Research Opportunities Program (MSROP) Showcase is a research fair that gives MSROP scholars from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities a chance to share their research, scholarly and creative projects with the University community.

This summer, 18 MSROP scholars in a wide range of disciplines such as mathematics, sociology, aerospace engineering, family social science, and kinesiology have conducted research under the direction of distinguished faculty research mentors at the University of Minnesota.

The University community is welcome to join us for the 2021 MSROP virtual symposiums on Tuesday, August 3 from 12:30 - 4 p.m. and Thursday, August 5 from 12:30 - 4 p.m. to engage with these amazing scholars and future leaders. Details and Zoom link to come.

View the 2020 Virtual Showcase