Sign In


We are still planning! Be sure to check back periodically to discover any recently added events!

Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry Open House
August 31, 2017, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Hale Hall

The Office of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry will be hosting its 2017 Open House on August 31, 2017. The Open House will be an opportunity to introduce  students to the office and its resources, including programs we will offer during the 2017-2018 academic year, presentation opportunities and funding opportunities. A panel of undergraduate researchers will share their experience with the audience at the conclusion of the event. 

All students are encouraged to attend the Open House! RSVPs are not necessary: walk-ins are welcome! Door prizes will be given out and if you answer our trivia questions, you'll be rewarded with a treat!

Fall Undergraduate Research Forum
September 14, 2017, 11:00am-4:00pm, Thompson Library

Presented by OUR&CI and the University Libraries, the Fall Undergraduate Research Forum is a stepping stone to larger venues such as the Denman Undergraduate Research Forum. It is an opportunity for undergraduates to present the research that they have conducted throughout the summer months.

We encourage all faculty, staff and students to attend the Fall Undergraduate Research Forum. The event is open to the general public.

More information regarding the Fall Undergraduate Research Forum can be found here.

 3 Minute Thesis Competition
 November 1, 2017, 5:30-7:30pm, 020 Page Hall

The 3MT®, developed at the University of Queensland, challenges participants to  present their research—in just three minutes using everyday language—to  an audience.  Detailed information about 3MT® at Queensland is available here

More information about the 3 Minute Thesis Competition held at Ohio State can be found here.

Abstract submission deadline is October 9, 2017 at 5:00pm.

Summer Undergraduate Research Funding Bazaar
 November 15, 2017, 10:00am-2:00pm, Biomedical Research Tower

The Office of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry will be hosting the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Funding Bazaar on Wednesday, November 15 from10:00am-2:00pm in the Biomedical Research Tower.

The Funding Bazaar is an opportunity for representatives from across the university to showcase the variety of opportunities available to students who are interested in conducting research throughout the summer.

Representatives from offices, departmetns, and programs whcih support summer undergraduate research for Ohio State students will be at the event to discuss with students their particular summer undergraduate research opportunity.

All students are encouraged to attend the event. RSVPs are not necessary; walk-ins are always welcome!


All Information Sessions will be held in 070 18th Avenue Library.

Tuesday, September 12, 10:30-11:30am

Thursday, September 21, 2:30-3:30pm

Wednesday, October 18, 12:30-1:30pm

Monday, October 30, 4:30-5:30pm

Friday, November 17, 12:30-1:30pm


OURCI Office
53 W. 11th Avenue
Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm