Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activities (RSCA) Grant Program Q&A Session Thursday, December 7

Past Events (Archived)

Research Week 2023, October 9-13

Join the Division of Research in celebrating research, scholarship and creative activities at Cal Poly. Please see below for specific event information and registration.

Learn by Doing Research: How to Find & Apply to Student Research, 10:10-11am, Monday, October 9

Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 965 4466 1711

Learn how and why to get involved in student research and about undergraduate research pathways to graduate education. Hosted by the Office of Student Research. No registration required.


Research Mentoring Panels, 9:10-11:00am, Tuesday, October 10

Chumash Auditorium Left

Cal Poly faculty members will share their experiences mentoring faculty and students, respectively, in research, with time for questions at the end. Light refreshments will be provided.

9:10am: Faculty-Faculty Research Mentoring Panel

10:10am: Faculty-Student Research Mentoring Panel


Coffee & Connections: Connecting aspiring and current student researchers with faculty, staff & each other, Tuesday, October 10, 3:10-5:00pm

Building 52 Breezeway on Baker Lawn

An informal meet-n-greet designed to connect aspiring and current student researchers with faculty, staff & each other. Coffee and snacks available. Drop-in or stay the whole time. Hosted by the Office of Student Research. Registration not required.


Division of Research Meet & Greet, 1:10-3:00pm, Wednesday, October 11

Chumash Auditorium Left

Come meet the Division of Research staff and learn more about our programs, services, processes, and exciting updates. Light refreshments will be provided.


Research Reception, 3:00-5:00pm, Thursday, October 12

Performing Arts Center (PAC), Main Lobby

Come celebrate Cal Poly faculty researchers at our annual reception. Interim Vice President for Research Dawn Neill will provide formal remarks and present exciting research acknowledgments. Refreshments will be provided.


SURP+ Poster Symposium AND Mini Grad School/Research Opportunities Resource Fair, 1:30-3:30pm, Friday, October 13

Engineering Plaza – near Bonderson (197) and ATL (7) 

SURP+ Poster Symposium: Student Research Celebration & Poster Presentations.

Mini Grad School/Research Opportunities Resource Fair: Co-located with the SURP+ Symposium. Connect with on- and off-campus graduate school recruiters and research opportunities.

Drop-in or stay the whole time. Connect with students, faculty, and staff engaged in Learn by Doing Research at Cal Poly. Light refreshments provided. Hosted by the Office of Student Research. Registration not required. 


Register for any and all of these events by Friday, September 29. Please contact with any questions.

October is Graduate School & Fellowships Month!

All events will be posted on the Career Services website and via the official Career Services Event Calendar available via Mustang Jobs/Handshake. Please stay tuned for more event details!

National Transfer Student Week, October 16-20, 2023

The Office of Student Research will be facilitating a transfer student researcher panel on Tuesday October 17 and hosting a workshop on finding and applying to student research opportunities specifically geared for transfer students immediately afterwards. Please stay tuned for more event details!

Webinar: Tips for Success in Obtaining Federal Research Money

Research Lightning Talks

Plug into Research Support

Grants 2.0 Workshops

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