CURAS

Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship

Recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a Top University for Undergraduate Research/Creative Projects (the only Catholic university on the list).

Through the Clare Booth Luce program, one of 13 institutions providing undergraduate and graduate scholarships to women studying science or math.

Provides training and programming for students to enhance their research skills and scholarly aptitude.

Facilitates interactions with faculty members to provide students with the opportunity to develop hands-on skills.

No. 1 among Catholic universities for Goldwater Scholarship recipients.

15 Fulbright recipients over the past 13 years.

Spreads the word about student achievement and supports travel for students to present their results at meetings and conferences.

Serves as a resource for students to learn about and get involved in research and scholarly activities in a variety of disciplines.

200 students present their findings at national and regional scholarly conferences each year.

50% of students in the College of Arts and Sciences are engaged in research.

40+ funded summer research scholarships annually.

Coordinates the Summer Undergraduate Research and Creative Projects Program, which funds undergraduate summer projects.