Council on Undergraduate Research

We are pleased to announce that the University Scholars Program has become an enhanced institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR). This membership includes unlimited memberships for any interested faculty, staff or students.

We wish to bring your attention to some of the many benefits that you can receive as a CUR Member (instructions for free enrollment below):

CUR Members-Only Website: This website contains information on topics such as funding resources and undergraduate research celebration days at institutions across the country.  There is also a special section on Advocacy, which is prepared by Washington Partners, LLC, a firm that CUR has secured to provide research, guidance, support and counsel as CUR seeks to increase its national profile, activities and efficacy.

CUR Quarterly Subscription: You will receive an electronic subscription to the CUR Quarterly, our highly regarded journal that focuses on topics related to undergraduate research.

Newsletter Subscriptions: You will automatically start receiving the monthly CUR E-News, our electronic newsletter addressing current undergraduate research issues. The newsletter, generated from our National Office, includes topics such as government and policy news from Washington as well as updates on upcoming programs and meetings.  Additionally, you may subscribe to other newsletters such as: This Week in Washington or Deadlines and Upcoming Events.  To sign up, please visit the Members Only website and review your membership profile.

Login Information: Each CUR Member is assigned a unique login username and password.  This login information can be used to: access the Members-Only website; update your membership profile; receive discounts on meeting registrations and publications; and many other member functions.

Instructions for new members:

Please visit:

After you enter your name and title, please be sure to select Northeastern University from the drop down menu. The form should alert you to the fact that your membership fees are waived by virtue of our enhanced institutional membership, and then it will prompt you to continue to add your contact information.

Once your membership is processed, you will receive a confirmation email and will be able to register for members-only online access by visiting to have a copy of your login information sent.