There are several ways to engage in research or creative scholarship. You can work with a research mentor, take a class that involves research, apply for a research internship, or apply for a summer research program. Find out more below.
In mentored research, a student works on a project under the mentorship of a faculty member.
Some professors offer courses with an authentic research experience embedded within the course. These experiences are called course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs).
An internship is a professional learning experience that offers meaningful work related to a students’ field of study or career interests.