For Mentors

Looking for students to work on your research project?

Welcome to the IU Bloomington website for Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity (UR&CA). This website is sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education (OVPUE), and we’re delighted that you are considering mentorship of undergraduate students.

If you have mentored undergraduates in the past, you already know what a stimulating and rewarding experience this can be. But if case you have not, here’s a short summary of what to expect: Benefits of Mentoring an Undergraduate in Research or Creative Activity

You’re likely to have many questions about how to get started. We’ve tried to anticipate most of these, and you’ll find our answers here.

If you have any other questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. You can reach us by email at