Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research
Students discussing research. Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research

Maryland Undergraduate Research Day

This event is proudly sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Studies and the Maryland Libraries.

Undergraduate Research Day is held every April. The 2010 Undergraduate Research Day will be held on Tuesday, April 27, 2010.

Applications due Wednesday, April 21, 2010

See the 2009 Undergraduate Research Day Program

With students involved in so many research opportunities, Undergraduate Research Day provides the perfect opportunity for them to share their work with the campus community. Held each April, Undergraduate Research Day showcases current research, scholarship, and artistic endeavors. Presentations, posters, and performances are open to the public and nearly 450 students participated in 2009. Any work conducted as a part of a campus course, internship, or program is eligible for presentation.

Typical Undergraduate Research Day Schedule

12:15: Registration begins on the 2nd floor of McKeldin Library
1:00-2:00: Opening Ceremony on the 6th floor of McKeldin Library
2:00: Poster Presentations begin (2nd floor)
4:00: Presentations end

IMPORTANT: All poster presentations should be on three-fold 36 x 48-inch display boards (except Gemstone projects, which should follow Gemstone size requirements). If your poster must be another size, please include the estimated size of your poster under Other Information when you submit your proposal or email this information to

Apply for Undergraduate Research Day: Fill out a hardcopy and drop it off or email it to the center