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The University of Central Florida’s Office of Undergraduate Research invites students to develop and share their academic expertise by publishing original scholarship in the UCF Undergraduate Research Journal.

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Call For Submissions

NOW ACCEPTING student research articles, essays, and adapted thesis projects.

SUBMIT original research
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We offer consultations on how to take your research and present it in manuscript format. Email or call with your questions.

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Mission

The University of Central Florida Undergraduate Research Journal’s mission is to showcase articles of exemplary works from a wide range of student scholarship in all fields.The journal seeks outstanding research submitted by undergraduate students who have been involved in faculty-mentored research projects and activities related to scholarship.

Publication Format

The UCF URJ is published online at urj.ucf.edu, as well as in PDF format to allow for on-demand print publication. Additionally, manuscripts published in the UCF URJ are cataloged through EBSCO host. EBSCO is an internationally recognized research database which provides access to thousands of journals and articles. Inclusion in the EBSCO database provides even greater opportunity to showcase and disseminate the research conducted by UCF's undergraduate students.

UCF Libraries Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

Congratulations to Kaylin Ratner for her University of Central Florida Libraries Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research. This award is given to the research study judged most outstanding in each volume of the UCF URJ. To read her award-winning study "The Role of Parenting and Attachment in Identity Style Development," see Volume 7 Issue 1 of the UCF URJ in our archives.

In This Issue

"On That Day We Will Be Free": Reflecting Women's Real Experiences in Joanna Russ's The Female Man and Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale

By: Victoria League | Mentor: Ms. Farida Cato

Forthcoming Articles

"Positive Outcomes of Divorce: A Multi-Method Study on the Effects of Parental Divorce on Children

By: Grant Mohi | Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Grauerholz

Upcoming Events

Application Deadline: Undergraduate Research Grants (Fall)

7/31/2015

Application Deadline: ICUBED

8/12/2015

Application Deadline: Honors in the Major (Spring)

8/26/2015

Workshop: Getting Started-Undergraduate Research

8/26/2015

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