Our department has a thriving intellectual life with research faculty committed to excellence in research. Visit the submenu in this section to learn about our specialty research areas:

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduates who engage in research projects gain:

  • greater understanding of how mathematics works in the modern world
  • heightened facility with generating and analyzing data in any realm of life
  • exuberance for group and solo problem-solving that welcomes hard challenges
  • stronger ability to communicate technical information
  • deepened connection with fellow students and professors

Visit the Undergraduate Research Opportunities page to get the information you need to start working on a research project today!

See what Dr. Dewey Taylor, one of the heads of the VCU REU program, has to say about undergraduate research in her 2022 Distinguished Teaching Award Interview