Mercy College is committed to broadening participation among students in authentic research in collaboration with faculty. Currently, Mercy students participate in research through a variety of programs, including the McNair Scholars programs, including the McNair Scholars program, Title V Step up to STEM program, Robert Noyce/MISTI program, and the Mercy College Honors Program. Undergraduate research, as defined by the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR), is "inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution discipline." As an institutional member of CUR, Mercy College is committed to promoting undergraduate research opportunities, as well as graduate student research opportunities, across the disciplines--as a recognized AAC&U high-impact educational practice.
Mercy College is a proud co-sponsor of the Westchester Undergraduate Research Conference.