Maryland Center for Undergraduate Rresearch at the University of Maryland

Undergraduate Research Day

About Undergraduate Research Day

Undergraduate Research Day 2021 will be held virtually for the week of April 26th to April 30th using the Symposium platform. This event is proudly sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Studies and the Maryland Libraries.

University of Maryland undergraduates participate in various research opportunities and Undergraduate Research Day provides the perfect opportunity for them to share their work with the campus community. Held each April, Undergraduate Research Day showcases current research, scholarship, and artistic endeavors. Presentations, posters, and performances are open to the public. Any work conducted as a part of a campus course, internship, or program is eligible for presentation.

We ask that students, faculty, and administrators contact us at with any questions.

Presenter FAQs

Completing the Online Proposal Form

No, only one team member should submit a proposal for a team research poster. They should list the names of all other team members on the form. There is space on the submission form to list up to 14 additional team members. Teams with more than 15 members should email team member names to

The submission form has character limits for the title and abstract so that this information can be formatted to fit the research poster directory. Please abbreviate your title and abstract to fit the character limits on the submission form.

Yes, please list the professor or researcher who oversaw your project, regardless of institutional affiliation.

Before you submit your proposal form, you may use the button at the bottom of the page to save your progress. Saving your proposal form generates a unique link that you can use to return to your proposal form and continue editing at a later time. You will also share this link with your faculty sponsor so he or she can sign off on your project.

After your proposal form is submitted, you will receive a confirmation email from This email contains links to view or edit your proposal.

If you would like to edit your proposal after the submission deadline has passed, please email us at to ensure the information is updated in our records.

You will receive a confirmation email from University of Maryland, College Park (email address when your proposal submission has been received. Please note that your proposal form should only be submitted by your faculty sponsor, after they have had the opportunity to complete Part 2 of the form.

Maryland Center for Undergrauate Research at the Uniersity of Maryland

Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research
Phone: 301-314-6786  |  Email:
1201 Marie Mount Hall, University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
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