Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship

No matter your field of study or interests, there are opportunities to connect with world-class research and creative faculty mentors and contribute something new to your field as an undergraduate at UM. As Montana's flagship university and an R1 top-tier research university, research and creative scholarship are integral to campus culture. 

The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR@UM) enriches and supports undergraduate research across the disciplines at the University of Montana.



Recent News

A student inflates a large white balloon

Balloon Science

UM staff and students traveled 6,500 miles to southern Chile to launch 100 weather balloons to study a total solar eclipse.

A woman sits on a horse monitoring radio signals

Student Spotlights

Scholarly research becomes an integral part of a UM education for many students.