Undergraduate Research Opportunities (URO) UBC is a club that strives to empower undergraduates by expanding support to undergraduate researchers and increasing research opportunities at UBC, nationally and internationally. For more information visit www.uroubc.ca.

Canadian Journal of Undergraduate Research

Call for Submissions - The Canadian Journal of Undergraduate Research (CJUR) was founded in 2015 at the University of British Columbia. CJUR is dedicated to the advancement of undergraduate research from all academic disciplines and accepts work by students around the world. The journal is published bi-annually in March and September in both print and digital formats.

The CJUR accepts primary research articles as well as commentaries, literature reviews, perspective pieces and term papers. CJUR promotes submission of articles from a diverse background including but not limited to the natural and social sciences, humanities, commerce and engineering.

All students enrolled in the Summer Student Research Program are eligible to submit an article for publication. Submission Policies | General Guidelines | Current Issue

National Collegiate Research Conference

In 2015, the Child & Family Research Institute provided funding to URO to support an eligible Summer Student Research Program alumni to present at the National Collegiate Research Conference (NCRC). The NCRC is an annual multidisciplinary conference held at Harvard University that attracts North America’s brightest undergraduate researchers from across all disciplines.

Congratulations to the 2015 recipient Robert Rogotte! Rob was a 2014 Summer Student Research Program and Turvey Lab alumni.