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Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities
  • Students on steps of Holloway Hall
  • Volunteer students in green shirts on Red Square
  • Professor explaining research poster to students
  • Group photo of students and faculty outside at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research
  • Student presenting research at the SU Annual Student Research Conference (SUSRC)
  • Students talking at the SU Annual Student Research Conference

Engage

Engage with topics, ideas, and the overarching questions that guide the spirit of your inquiry. Get started with thinking about your research goals, how they fit into your major and future goals as you go from being a prospective SU student to a freshman to a senior ready to graduate. Get the resources you need to start your research at whichever stage you may be during your undergraduate years at SU. 

Plan

Learn how to systematically plan your research and the steps you need to achieve along the way from compliance to planning for appropriate scholarly venues to present your research. 

Plan Your Research

Whether you are an incoming freshman or a graduating senior, plan for Honors College, graduate school, or careers where your research experience makes you a competitive candidate. 

Planning Ahead

Programs

Learn about the different research opportunities and programs offered at the Fulton School of Liberal Arts, Henson School for the Sciences, Perdue School of Business, and Seidel School for Education by semester. Explore the opportunities for research, funding, and programs as they are offered during each semester of the academic calendar year. 

Connect

Gain valuable advice from and learn about fascinating research being conducted by faculty mentors across different disciplines. Find scholarly student groups and join a community of like-minded students. Connect with award-winning faculty research mentors at Salisbury University.

Opportunities 

Find out about the funding opportunities available for undergraduate student researchers and their funding deadlines. Learn about the procedures and deadlines for obtaining compliance for your research. Find out about the conference deadlines to keep in mind for presenting your research at scholarly venues. 

Student Groups


Department School Honors Society Name Contact URL
Accounting & Legal Studies and Economics & Finance Perdue School of Business Beta Alpha Psi subappresident@gmail.com http://salisburyubap.wixsite.com/iotapi223
Biological Sciences Henson School of Science & Technology Beta Beta Beta "Dept of Biological Sciences Salisbury University Henson Science Hall, 230H Salisbury, MD 21801 (410) 543-6490 vwbutler@salisbury.edu " http://www.salisbury.edu/biology/tribeta/default.html
All Business Departments (Accounting & Legal Studies, Information & Decision Sciences, Management & Marketing, Economics & Finance) Perdue School of Business Beta Gamma Sigma "Dr. Vera Street Associate Professor of Management Perdue School of Business Salisbury University 1101 Camden Avenue Salisbury, MD 21801 USA 410-677-3886 (phone) 410-548-6208 (fax) vlstreet@salisbury.edu Patti Vance Administrative Assistant II Perdue School of Business 1101 Camden Avenue PH 328 Salisbury, MD 21801 410-543-6336 (phone) 410-543-8425 (fax) pavance@salisbury.edu 2015" http://www.salisbury.edu/perdue/undergraduate/bgs.html
Geography & Geosciences Henson School of Science & Technology Gamma Theta Upsilon http://www.salisbury.edu/geography/gtu.html
Honors Honors College Honors Student Association (HSA) "Thomas E. Bellavance Honors Program Honors House 410-677-6556" http://www.salisbury.edu/honors/hsa.html
Teacher Education Seidel School of Education & Professional Studies Kappa Delta Pi RhoEtaKDP@gmail.com http://www.salisbury.edu/teachered/SU%20Community/kdp.html
Health Sciences Henson School of Science & Technology Lambda Beta Honor Society for Respiratory Care "18000 West 105th St. Olathe, Kansas, 66061 (913) 895-4610" http://lambdabeta.org/Pages/default.aspx
Communications Fulton School of Liberal Arts Lamba Pi Eta "National Office Contact: Lambda Pi Eta 1765 N St, NW Washington, DC 20036 202-464-4622 " http://www.natcom.org/lambdapieta/
Medical Lab Science Henson School of Science & Technology Lamba Tau http://www.salisbury.edu/healthsci/medtech/lambda_tau.html
Economics & Finance Perdue School of Business Omicron Delta Epsilon J. Erik Hanson (President): jh08095@salisbury.edu http://orgs.salisbury.edu/ode/
Social Work Seidel School of Education & Professional Studies Phi Alpha Phone: 410-543-6305 http://www.salisbury.edu/socialwork/community/PhiAlpha.html
History Fulton School of Liberal Arts Phi Alpha Theta Dr. Emily Story at 410-677-0148, efstory@salisbury.edu http://www.salisbury.edu/history/phi.html
Health & Sports Sciences, Physical Education Seidel School of Education & Professional Studies Phi Epsilon Kappa
Interdisciplinary- arts, sciences, business, education & professional studies All Phi Kappa Phi "Office of the Provost (410) 543-6020 " http://www.salisbury.edu/phikappaphi/
Philosophy Fulton School of Liberal Arts Phi Sigma Tau http://phi-sigma-tau.org/index.html
Social Sciences Fulton School of Liberal Arts Pi Gamma Mu Dr. Alexander Pope, advisor, at 410-543-6391 http://www.salisbury.edu/news/article.html?id=5979
Political Science Fulton School of Liberal Arts Phi Sigma Alpha http://office2248.wixsite.com/pi-sigma-alpha
Psychology Fulton School of Liberal Arts Psi Chi http://www.psichi.org/
Modern Languages - Spanish Fulton School of Liberal Arts Sigma Delta Pi http://www.sigmadeltapi.org/index.html
Modern Languages - French Fulton School of Liberal Arts Pi Delta Phi http://www.salisbury.edu/ModLang/active.html#PiDeltaPhi
Nursing Henson School of Science & Technology Sigma Theta Tau Dr. Meg Russo @ mmrusso@salisbury.edu http://www.salisbury.edu/nursing/SigmaThetaTau.html
English Fulton School of Liberal Arts Lamba Iota Tau http://www.salisbury.edu/careerservices/employers/StudentGroups.html#Honors
Management & Marketing Perdue School of Business Sigma Iota Epsilon
For College Student Athlete Chi Alpha Sigma http://www.chialphasigma.com/
For Freshman at end of freshman year (if GPA is 3.5 or higher) Phi Eta Sigma http://orgs.salisbury.edu/pes/welcome.html
For adult learners, 25 years or older, four semester part-time & two semester full-time residency at SU and completion of 30 credit hours (15 outside of students major) Alpha Sigma Lamba http://www.salisbury.edu/careerservices/employers/StudentGroups.html#Honors
For achievements in athletics, campus or community service, social and religious activities, speech and mass media and the creative and performing arts Omicron Delta Kappa http://www.salisbury.edu/careerservices/employers/StudentGroups.html#Honors
Students must rank in upper brackets of their graduating class. Those eligible are notified during the academic year Phi Kappa Phi http://www.salisbury.edu/careerservices/employers/StudentGroups.html#Honors
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