UMBC logo

Research Resources

Live Learn Create



How to Write a Personal Statement
Wednesday, December 3rd 
Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Sherman Hall, Rm.150

How to Write a Personal Statement
Monday, December 8th 
4-5:30 p.m.
Sherman Hall, Rm.113

Writing a Strong URA Proposal
Tuesday, December 9 
3:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.
Sherman Hall 208

Video bubble

Students on undergraduate research

For help with your summer research application, personal statement or resume, please contact:
Janet McGlynn:
Devon Fick:


Download the Fall 2014 workshop flyer here! ! pdf icon

Getting Started

Get Started in Research

Know your Professor



Finding Summer Research

Summer Research

Opportunities to Work at NIST

HUNDREDS of Paid Summer Research Positions

Research information by major

Applying for Summer Research

Requesting a Letter of Recommendation

Drafting a Personal Statement

Students... A Letter from an Undergraduate Researcher

Starting Your Research

Establishing a Working Relationship with a new Research Mentor

Responsible Conduct of Research


Find us on Facebook at Undergraduate Research @ UMBC

Join our myUMBC group Undergraduate Research today! 

For more information:

Janet McGlynn
Director of Communication and Outreach | (410) 455-5754