Research

Getting Involved as an Undergrad

Overview


Viterbi undergraduates are encouraged to get involved in research.

Benefits include:

  • Practical application of classroom knowledge
  • Work experience
  • Hands-on experience
  • Resume building
  • Explore other interests
  • Networking opportunities
  • Enhanced problem-solving and analytical abilities
  • Mentorship from faculty much more!

Students can participate in research through formal programs, student organizations, national competitions, volunteering in a lab, the Undergraduate Fabrication Lab, and their coursework (Directed Research 490 & capstone courses).