The Indiana University Undergraduate Research Conference, established in 1994, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship and creative activity, in all fields of study, which is performed in partnership with faculty or other mentors as a vital component of an Indiana University undergraduate education. This is an annual meeting for undergraduate college students.
When is IUURC?
IUURC is on Friday, November 16, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. You should arrive at least 30 minutes before hand to register and set up.
What will I do at IUURC?
Undergraduate students present their research either in an oral or poster presentation. Faculty mentors and research team members are invited and encouraged to attend.
If I choose to present orally, how long do I have?
Oral presentations are limited to 8-10 min followed by 2-4 min for Q&A for a total of 12 min. You will be asked to send your presentation slides to the organizers ahead of the conference date.
Do I have to be invited to submit to present?
No, any undergraduate student from any IU campus may submit an abstract for consideration.
Can I make a poster and do an oral presentation?
No, you must choose one.
What are the specifications for my poster?
Please visit Poster Design for specific instructions on designing your poster.
How do I register for the conference?
Visit (Note: registration is now closed) to register if you are not presenting. Note: You will be automatically registered if you submit an abstract. See below.
Is this different from where I submit my abstract?
Yes, to submit your abstract visit (Note: abstract submission is now closed) and follow the instruction in the link. You will be given access to the abstract template and prompted to upload it. Note: Abstract must be saved in Microsoft Office Word (.docx) format.
How do I get to the conference?
Please click here for directions. Please contact your IUURC campus liaison for transportation information.