At McDaniel College, undergraduate research is driven by student learning, a focus that means you'll get meaningful opportunities to contribute to your field early in your academic career. To help develop your skills, our faculty design cutting-edge research projects that are meaningful to the academic community while immersing students in challenging, genuine investigations. Undergraduate research occurs in all majors and with the oversight of full-time faculty. You'll emerge from your research experience empowered and with professional and academic skills designed to help you stand out in applications for jobs or graduate school.
Our Facilities No Need to Compromise: Research Labs & Facilities Opportunities for You
McDaniel College Pigeon Lab
Hands-On Science Labs
Not Just for the Sciences The Westminster Detective Library Research in the Humanities
Student-Faculty Collaborative Summer Research Program
The Capstone Experience
Demonstrating Your Expertise
The Annual Student-Faculty Research Showcase
A Commitment to Student Research Advancing Knowledge
McDaniel's undergraduate experience hums with research opportunities and they contribute to our student's success in landing jobs, internships, REU's and acceptances to graduate and medical schools.
Kinesiology’s new labs and classrooms open in Gill Center
The newly renovated Gill Center bustles with activity. After all, this is the epicenter of McDaniel’s study of movement — the place Kinesiology students and faculty alike call home. Three classrooms, three labs, nine faculty offices and a seminar room were newly built inside Gill Center to support a program that prepares students for careers as health professionals, coaches, athletic trainers, physical education teachers, personal trainers and others whose work centers on the science of physical activity and movement.