Engagement Details

Undergraduate Research - Paid or Volunteer


What to Expect

Step into the world of academic research by supporting a faculty project or generating your own. Reach out to a mentor to explore potential projects, and sign on as a volunteer or paid research assistant. You'll learn more about your field of study, connect with faculty and stretch your problem-solving skills.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • GLD-Research
  • Experiential Learning Opportunity
  • Option to appear on USC Experience extended transcript

Term: Summer 2024



Time Commitment: 60 - 89 hours
Who Can Participate: Open - any student can participate (no required credentials, such as GPA, hours earned)
Minimum Credit Hours: No requirements for credit hours or years completed
Minimum GPA:  No requirements for credit hours or years completed


Engagement Benefits

How expectations are communicated:
Individual training

Learning activities:

Knowledge or skills developed:
Critical and creative thinking
Problem solving

Who you will work with:
Faculty member(s) on this campus

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Group / class session with faculty member

Reflection expectations:
(1-1) session(s) with faculty


Additional Information

Undergraduate Research