Office of Undergraduate Research Newsletter 
Spring 2017 Issue No. 6
March 16, 2017
In this Issue

Research Scholars
Conducting Research?

Students engaged in undergraduate research/scholarship activities and creative works are eligible to become Research Scholars regardless of funding source or formal program affiliation.


  • 50% discount on on-campus housing during the summer (USD students only; see housing section below)
  • Participation in professional development workshops*
  • Invitations to special networking events with other researchers*
On Campus Events & Opportunities

Student Travel Awards for Research (STAR)
Department of Psychological Sciences


 STAR grants are designed to support student travel to professional conferences to present original research findings. These travel awards are intended to supplement  rather than replace other sources of student travel support at USD.

Click herefor eligibility , guidelines, and application 
University of San Diego and the Career Development Center's 
Summer Internship Award
The Summer Internship Award supports current University of San Diego undergraduate students as they pursue internships that advance their interest in exploring career options.    Students granted this award are eligible to receive up to
$3000 that will be dispersed in three payments.
Please visit website for more details
27th Annual 
Collaborations Undergraduate Research Conference
Save the dates!
Creative Collaborations Undergraduate Research Conference will be held on 

April 18 
& April 20, 2017
12:00 -2:00 pm  
UC Forums

Poster Design Workshops for CCURC 17
Dates: Mulitple
Time: 1-2:00 pm, or 2-3:00 pm
Location: Serra 156A

Poster Printing for CCURC 17
Dates: Mulitple
Time:  8am - 3:30pm
Location: Maher Hall 176C 
Office Information
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Monday, Wednesday and Friday
12:15pm - 1:15pm
 Tuesday and Thursday
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