San Diego State University prides itself on the quantity and quality of its research and creative activities across all levels of the campus. Undergraduates play a critical role in the success of faculty and graduate student research/creative activities, and they benefit enormously from their participation.
An inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline.
Increases enrollment in graduate education and provides effective career preparation
Develops critical thinking, creativity, problem solving and intellectual independence
Develops an understanding of research methodology
Promotes an innovation-oriented culture
Below are some resources to help faculty/graduate students and undergraduate students get involved in these transformational, mutually-rewarding experiences.