Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

Friday, July 31, 2020

The 2020 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium celebrates undergraduate research in the Greater Pittsburgh area, offering an exciting opportunity for student researchers, science faculty, and area professionals to interact and share in undergraduate research.

Abstract Submission and Registration TBA

Deadlines TBA

Keynote Address TBA

Symposium Schedule TBA

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Posters must fit into a 36" (height) x 42" (length) space.

Abstracts must conform to the following format:
Font: Arial 10 point
Length: Maximum of 150 words (not including titles and names)
Title of Written Abstract (in bold)
Authors (Last name, First name)
Academic Department
Text of Abstract (150 words)

Abstract Writing and Poster Making Skills Seminar by Philip Clarke

View the Abstract Writing and Poster Making Skills Seminar (PowerPoint) by Philip Clarke. Please feel free to use this as a reference when you are preparing your research poster for the 2019 Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium.

Prior Symposia

For more information about the Summer Research Symposium, take a look at materials from prior symposia.


Parking is available in the Forbes Avenue Garage at Duquesne University. View our Visitor's Page for a campus map and driving directions.

Contact Information

Philip Clarke, Director of Student Services
329 Fisher Hall
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA, 15282

Phone: 412.396.4172
Fax: 412.396.4881