How Does the Undergraduate Research Option work?

The URO Program contains the following components:

  • Large Group Meetings: The academic year will begin and end with a gathering of all URO students, faculty, and staff.
  • Bi-weekly Workshops: A series of programming is coordinated throughout the year to enhance students' knowledge of the research process as well as to promote learning, high achievement, and social adjustment to Miami University.
  • Research Symposium: It Individual Appointments: Regularly scheduled meetings with a faculty mentor and SEP/FYA staff is essential to the completion of research projects.
  • Research Symposium: It is expected that students will participate in the Undergraduate Research Forum/Poster Session with their faculty sponsors, usually held in April.