Undergraduate ResearchThe Office of Undergraduate Research strives to integrate student learning with experiences in the world beyond the classroom.
Under the direction of the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education, the Office:
- Provides opportunities for undergraduate students to do independent projects, putting classroom course work and academic theory into practice. Programs are open to students across Northwestern University, without restriction by school affiliation or major.
- Advises and prepares undergraduate students on how to find opportunities, how to work with faculty, and how to write research grant proposals.
- Collaborates with Northwestern departments and units that support undergraduate research, seeking to benefit students through streamlined communication and coordinated resources.