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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

VMI Center for Undergraduate Research


The mission of the VMI Center for Undergraduate Research (VCUR) is to promote and facilitate faculty-mentored undergraduate research and foster the development of a culture of undergraduate research at VMI. VCUR operates on the premise that some of the most enduring, meaningful academic experiences of college students come through opportunities to be mentored one-on-one by faculty outside the classroom, while also believing in the merit of research and other inquiry-based experiences within a more traditional classroom setting. Programs include an annual undergraduate Research Symposium held on Post; Summer Undergraduate Research Institute; cadet travel grants to present at professional meetings or conduct research in the field; and funding for supplies for cadet academic year research. For more information, contact the Director of Undergraduate Research, 600 Preston Library.

Cadets and instructors during research projects