Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research

The mission of the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is to promote, enhance, and expand undergraduate research opportunities at Virginia Tech. At Virginia Tech, research is broadly conceived to include discovery-based and creative activities.


Featured Programs

Undergraduate Research Excellence Program (UREP)

Track and receive recognition for your research efforts and achievements.

Experiential Learning Scholarship

New scholarship recognizing students engaged in experiential learning activities.

Research Mentor Award

Recognize your research mentor-faculty member or graduate student.

OUR Events

April 19

2019 Annual Dennis Dean Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship Conference

May 28 - August 2

Summer 2019 Research Period

August 1

Summer 2019 Research Symposium

Featured Services 

OUR Newsletter

Research Opportunities

Travel Grant

Poster Stands

OUR Presentation

Poster Printing

Undergraduate Research in the News

"The further we look outward, the deeper we look inward." Alex Gagliano, Computational Modeling and Data Analytics student, delivers his TEDxVirginia Tech Talk Looking Out to Look In

Eleven Virginia Tech undergraduate engineering students ventured to SpaceX in Hawthorne, California, for the aerospace company’s Hyperloop Pod Competition II.


Contact us

Burruss Hall Suite 104N (MC 0717)
800 Drillfield Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24060

Fax (540) 231-0049

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