Would you like to get involved in research?
Your journey to undergraduate research starts here! We have all the information that you need to start your academic career in research. For updates on new research opportunities, follow the myUMBC group Undergraduate Research.
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business will select up to FOUR current UMBC undergraduates for an opportunity to apply for a deep immersive experience in research activities in economics. The program is designed for undergraduate students with strong quantitative and analytical backgrounds of all majors. Substantial coursework in not required.
Undergraduate Research Awards provide up to $1,500 to undergraduate students to support their research or creative work with a UMBC faculty mentor on an original project. UMBC students of all years and disciplines are invited to apply, as long as they will remain enrolled at UMBC long enough to complete the proposed work.
“Of all the research universities we’ve visited, it is the place that has most capably connected research with undergraduate education.”
– Claudia Dreifus and Professor Andrew Hacker of Queens College in New York, described UMBC in their book on American colleges and universities that are “Worth the Price of Admission.”