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Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavors is the resource for faculty and students who are curious about pursuing research and creative activities at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.


To cultivate a culture of inquiry, creativity, and critical thinking through student-faculty collaboration in undergraduate research and creative endeavors.

A Definition of RESEARCH

According to the Council on Undergraduate Research, research can be defined as an inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline.

Why Pursue Research or Creative Endeavors?

By participating in undergraduate research activities, students report they have a greater overall satisfaction with their college experience. Students develop clear career goals, have access to experts in their fields, expand their knowledge base, and have projects to place on resumes or items for portfolios.

URCE Links

Pioneer Creative Activities and Research Day is coming April 26th!  Check out all the information right here.

Limited Space - REGISTER TODAY!  Undergraduate Research Workshop on campus Wednesday, April 26th. 

Did you attend the January 9 Undergraduate Research Mentoring Best Practices Workshop?  Were you unable to attend but want to learn more? There will be a follow-up lunch discussion on Friday, February 24.  Click here for more information and to register.

Undergraduate Research Registry 

FUNDING OPTIONS for Faculty and Staff 

Community College Students complete Chemistry research through UW-Platteville WiscAMP Program

Katherine Jinkins Receives the National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship Research Program 

Student Learning OUTcomes

URCE Student Learning Outcomes