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URCA Conference

The Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference is an annual, University-wide event highlighting student research and creative activity.

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2024 Conference

The 2024 URCA Conference will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, in the Bryant Conference Center.

Both individual and group projects that are mentored by a University of Alabama faculty member are invited for submission. Each project will be evaluated by faculty judges for the opportunity to be awarded the top project in their discipline, which also comes with a monetary award.

Abstract Window Opens:
Monday, November 27, 2023, at 8:00 a.m.

Abstract Submission Deadline:
Friday, February 16, 2024, at 5:00 p.m.

Call for Judges:
February 19, 2024

Abstract Acceptance Notifications:
Friday, March 1, 2024

Poster Submission Deadline:
Friday, March 15, 2024

Award Ceremony:
Friday, April 12, 2024

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