Rhodes Institute for Undergraduate Research

What is Undergraduate Research?

Undergraduate research is an inquiry or investigation conducted by undergraduate students that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline.

What is our Mission?

To initiate, support, and promote undergraduate research projects within and across disciplines, contributing to the academic life of the university by encouraging mentoring opportunities for faculty and students.

Who are we?

The Director of the Rhodes Family Institute for Undergraduate Research chairs the Advisory Council and the Scholars Colloquium Committee, collaborating with LCU faculty and administration to develop and advance undergraduate research on our campus.