Western Carolina University’s

Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)


Explore the student projects and SURP virtual conversations from this past summer.


A Conversation with Chancellor Brown

More From SURP


About SURP

Learn more about the Summer Undergraduate Research Program

WCU’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) is an intensive 8-week program, and a unique opportunity for students and faculty to engage in high impact practices and problem-based inquiry.


More SURP Conversations

Enjoy viewing and listening to virtual conversations with WCU faculty and SURP Sponsors.

Topics include research skills, professionalism, mentoring, and going beyond in your research.

The Research & Scholarship Conference at Western Carolina University is made up of the Undergraduate Expo and the Graduate Research Symposium. This showcase academic event is hosted by The Office of the Provost, The Graduate School and Research, and the Honors College.