Undergraduate Research

Maseeh College of Engineering & Computer Science

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research & Mentoring Program

The Undergraduate Research & Mentoring Program (URMP) funds undergraduate research for students majoring in all Maseeh College undergraduate disciplines. Students will learn how to conduct research and work with a faculty mentor on an exciting research project.


  • Commit to the program through the end of the 2020 summer term
  • Work ~8h/week during the winter/spring and ~16h/week during the summer term on their research project
  • Participate in regular research meetings during the winter and spring term
  • Present their research at the end of the spring term
  • Present their research at the beginning of the 2020 fall term

Program eligibility

  • Maseeh College undergraduate student
  • sophomore or junior standing
  • strong academic record
  • strong interest in research
  • no MECOP, CECOP, EWX, PCEP or other internships

**Women and underrepresented students are highly encouraged to apply**

Important Dates

The 2020 application deadline has passed. Please stay tuned for information about the 2021 program.


Please contact urmp@cecs.pdx.edu.