Other On-Campus Opportunities

Many organizations on-campus offer students the opportunity to engage in research activities in addition to the programs supported by the Office of Undergraduate Research.

The Alice B. Hayes Science Scholarships/Fellowships

The Alice B. Hayes Science Scholarship was established in support of students who display merit and majoring in Biology, Chemistry or Biochemistry, Marine Science, Environmental Studies, or Physics. The one-time scholarship may be used to support academic year or summer research up to $5,000, and is open to sophomores and juniors. Applications must be submitted via email by December 2nd, 2019 to Dr. Tammy Dwyer at tdwyer@sandiego.edu. For more information on the grant, please visit the website for more information.


Honors Program

Freshman and transfer students who meet certain academic requirements are encouraged to apply for USD's Honors Program. This program offers a four-year interdisciplinary curriculum that this integrated with a student's major. Near the end of the program, honors students have the opportunity to conduct independent scholarly research in their major field of study.

Postings by USD Faculty

Students can search for research opportunities posted by USD faculty and other members of the research community on this page.