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Mission Statement
Slippery Rock University will support Undergraduate Research (UR) in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) as an integral part of the educational experience.


  1. To improve student learning by fostering a spirit of inquiry
  2. To help students acquire skills to be competitive in a global community
  3. To increase quality and quantity of student/faculty interaction with regards to Undergraduate Research inside and outside of the classroom
  4. To establish and maintain a community of "teaching scholars"
  5. To increase effort towards finding funding for Undergraduate Research
  6. To create a system that sustains Undergraduate Research