Poster sessions

Welcome to the Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research


Dedicated to promoting and facilitating research
experiences for undergraduate students

We look forward to helping you discover the excitement of undergraduate research. Please feel free to make an individual appointment with Liz Tobey to discuss research opportunities. Call/email ahead of time to schedule the appointment. If you have any questions please contact us at: ugresearch@umd.edu or 301-314-6786. MCUR is located in room 2100D in McKeldin Library in the Learning Commons.

Location of MCUR Office, 2100D McKeldin Library

Office Hours:

Early Summer 2015 Hours (through June 30):

Week of May 18
Monday, May 18, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday, May 20, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 21, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday, May 22, 9-11 a.m., 2:30 to 5 p.m.


Week of May 25
Wednesday, May 27, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 28, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday, May 29, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


June 1 through June 26
Mondays, 1 to 4 p.m.
Wednesdays, 9 to 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays, 9 to 5:30 p.m.


June 29-30, 2015
Monday, June 29 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 30, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Upcoming Information Sessions:

There are no upcoming information sessions scheduled at this time, but if you need assistance, please feel free to make an appointment.

You can view slides from other past presentations below. Also, feel free to make an appointment if you want to learn individually about research opportunities.

Power Point Slides from Information Sessions

Summer Research Opportunities for all students (PDF of slides)

Summer Research Opportunites for underrepresented students (PDF of slides)

Maryland Summer Scholars Slides Maryland Summer Scholars (PDF of slides)

Designing a Humanities/Social Sciences Research Poster (PDF of slides)