Expand your research skills
Research is critical to your nursing education. At the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, we provide you support, mentorship, and opportunities to explore and conduct health research as a nursing student.
The Loyola Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program
The Loyola Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (LUROP) offers fellowships for mentored research, guides to external research opportunities, travel grants for conference presentations, workshops and guidance on research and presentation skills, and the annual opportunity for students to present their work at the Undergraduate Research and Engagement Symposium.
Undergraduate Nursing Research Council
Connect with the Undergraduate Nursing Research Council to learn how to develop a research proposal, engage in research discussions, and present your research and project findings to faculty and fellow students.
Read how the Undergraduate Nursing Research Council has helped recent graduates pursue meaningful research:
Contact faculty advisor Ann Solari-Twadell to learn more about Undergraduate Research.