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Center for Research and Learning

The Center for Research and Learning (CRL) is associated with the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research. CRL is dedicated to serving students through a series of undergraduate research programs overseen by CRL program leaders. These programs offer students the opportunity to carry out innovative research, scholarship, and creative activity with faculty mentors through internally and externally funded programs.

CRL programs expose and engage students in research experiences, providing effective pathways for lifelong active learning, scholarship, and professional development.

Vision

To create and sustain world class programs in inquiry-based student learning through innovative multidisciplinary collaboration and effective mentoring, and promote lifelong active learning and professional development.

Mission

To promote, create, and coordinate, through partnerships within and outside the institution, implementation of innovative inquiry-based learning programs that integrate research and education to provide students with effective pathways for lifelong active learning and professional development.