Undergraduate Research Day

We are pleased to announce the 11th annual Undergraduate Research Day (URD) at Syracuse University.  This year’s meeting will be held on Saturday, November 4, 2017. In recent years, more than 100 students from 16 colleges and universities have participated in URD. The meeting gives undergraduates a chance to present their own research (via talks or posters) and meet with other students and professors from New York area universities and beyond.  All students are encouraged to give a talk!


Registration is free, but required to participate.

Information for Attendees


  • Length: each student talk will be 15 minutes plus 5 minutes for questions.
  • Each speaker should either email their talk in PDF format to jwlaiho [at] syr.edu OR bring your talk in PDF format on a memory stick.

Keynote speaker:


  • Posters will be displayed along the 2nd floor hallway on the north side of the Physics Building.  Please arrive by 9am (or a little earlier) to hang your poster (we will assist you).


  • Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided free of charge.


Program Brochure URD 2017


All of the events of the Undergraduate Research Day will take place on the 2nd floor of the Physics Building. Talks will be given in the main conference room (Room 202/204). Posters will be displayed in the north-side hallway on the 2nd floor. Refreshments and lunch will be served in room 202/204 and in the lobby near the elevator on the 2nd floor.

Organizing Committee

  • Jack Laiho