Undergraduate Research Program

Research Ready! Introduction to Research for Transfer Students


Course Description

This 2-credit course is designed to help incoming transfer students from all disciplines navigate the process of securing, and excelling in, a research experience. We will demystify the research process at UW and provide instruction in research-related skills and resources. All students will receive one-on-one advising with Undergraduate Research Program staff and interact with peer researchers.


This course is typically offered each autumn term. Registration for the course is limited to incoming community college transfer students. Students from all academic fields and majors are welcome and no prior experience in research is required. To request an add code, please fill out this google form with your name, email, UW student ID number, transfer institution, and your major or intended major.