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UROC Annual Summer Research Symposium

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UC Merced offers a wonderful opportunity for undergraduate students to showcase their research in a professional setting via our Annual UROC Summer Research Symposium. Participants will have the opportunity to present their research project with a poster exhibition and ten-minute oral presentation. 

Undergraduate students conducting faculty-mentored research at any accredited two or four-year institution are invited to present at the 11th Annual UC Merced Summer Research Symposium on Friday, August 4, 2017.


All are invited to a scientific exposition of research projects conducted over the summer by undergraduate scholars. To be eligible to participate:

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Research must be faculty-mentored (email will be sent to faculty member for verification)
  • Submit your summer abstract (follow these guidelines when submitting your abstract: 2017_uc_merced_symposium_abstract_guidelines.docx)

ORAL PRESENTATIONS in COB 2 Classrooms: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM 
POSTER SESSIONS in KL 355: 1:00 PM-4:00 PM


Please join us and show our undergraduate researchers support. Presentations and Poster hall are open to the public!


The general public is invited to attend any of the student presentations and poster sessions. Lunch provided for student presenters and faculty mentors.

2017 Program Booklet ==> 2017_symposium_booklet.pdf

2017 Presentation Room Schedules ==> 2017_oral_presentations.pdf

2017 Presentation & Poster Overview ==> 2017_presentation_poster_overview.pdf