Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium

We're not your average poster session. Join us in fall 2024 for a day of science, mentorship and networking! Applications open this summer; visit to apply!

By: Carly Graverson. Carly provides you with an exclusive look into the process of applying for Rice's undergraduate research symposium.

Applications are now open; students can apply through September 1.

Samantha Yruegas will join Rice’s Department of Chemistry on July 1, after she first visited Rice to speak at GCURS about a decade ago.

Rice welcomed scholars from 19 countries and 33 states

Tuesday, May. 25, 2021

GCURS as an avenue to design

“Art and science both have to do with design and with problem-solving.”

Tuesday, May. 25, 2021

How to get the most out of GCURS

GCURS as a way to introduce yourself to faculty and present your skills 

Use GCURS to improve your grad school application and further define what you are looking for in a program

Gaining presentation experience led Astrid Campos to pursue a Ph.D.