Certificate of Excellence in Undergraduate Research

The College of Arts and Sciences and the Office of Undergraduate Research (Eureka) are proud to offer our students a Certificate in Excellence in Undergraduate Research.  Eventually the certificate will show in the student’s transcript but, for now, we will start to offer it as a paper certificate that students can add to their resume or CV under honors and awards.

This certificate is for graduating seniors who have completed the following requisites:

 

By the time of graduation, students should have a minimum of 4 semesters of research at Baylor University with the same research professor and have presented their research in a national or regional conference, BURST Research Internship Day, BTRUE Summer Research Symposium, or Scholars Week.  Others presentations can be approved on a case-by-case basis.

 

 

 

By the time of graduation, students should have a minimum of 3 semesters of research at Baylor University with the same research professor plus a summer research internship experience (not necessarily at Baylor University) and have presented their research in a national or regional conference, BURST Research Internship Day, BTRUE Summer Research Symposium, or Scholars Week.  Others presentations can be approved on a case-by-case basis.

 

 

 

 

 

The dealine to apply to receive the cetificate depends on your date of graduation.  The certificates will be ready for pick up two weeks before graduation.  Students will be emailed with instructions on where to pick up the certificates.

                           May Graduation -  Application period is January - April 20

                           August Graduation -  Application period is April - July 20

                           December Graduation - Application period is August - November 20

 

So, if you are graduating this May, August or December, and would like to receive this certificate, please fill out the form using the link below.  We will confirm with your research professor about the length of time you have been in their lab.  This certificate is only for graduating seniors. 

 

Apply HERE