Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research

The OUR helps create and support opportunities for all students to experience the process of discovery, build on that process, and share their new knowledge with others.

Help VT Undergrads go to NCUR

Donate to the OUR JUMP Campaign!

Featured Programs

Meet an Ambassador

Join us for the 2019-20 academic year.

Apply to become an OUR Ambassador

Deadline: November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm

Academic Undergraduate Research Association (AURA)

New student club for undergraduate researchers.


Network for Undergraduate Research in Virginia Conference (NURVA)

Call for Submissions!
Deadline: November 1, 2019


Apply for a Research Scholarship

Spring Deadline: December 1, 2019


Undergraduate Research Excellence Program (UREP)

Track and receive recognition for your research efforts and achievements.
Fall Deadline: December 9, 2019 at 5:00pm.

Undergraduate Research Faculty Grant

Deadline: December 6, 2019 at 5:00pm

Mentoring Undergraduates Workshop

Deadline: January 8, 2019 at 5:00pm

Recognize an Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor

Deadline: March 2, 2020


Upcoming Deadlines

NURVa Conference

November 1, 2019

Ambassador Application

November 13, 2019 at 12:00pm

Faculty Grant

December 6, 2019

UREP for Fall

December 9, 2019 at 9:00am


Featured Services 

May 24, 2019

"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.