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Undergraduate Research Journal

University of California, Riverside
Undergraduate Research Journal
2018-2019 Call for Papers and Cover Art

Submissions will be accepted throughout the academic year.  See below for quarterly deadlines.  Articles submitted after the noted deadline will be considered in the subsequent round of reviews:

Fall (ONLY for unpublished articles submitted in spring review):  October 15, 2018

Winter: January 4, 2019

Spring: March 29, 2019


The University of California Riverside Undergraduate Research Journal provides a student-edited multi-disciplinary journal that features the very best faculty-mentored undergraduate research and scholarship accomplished on our campus. This peer review process is managed by the Student Editorial Board (SEB) with guidance from the Faculty Advisory Board (FAB), and logistic support from Undergraduate Education’s Educational Initiatives. The Journal is sponsored by the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education.

Prior to submission students should review the Paper Requirements, Paper Guidelines, and Paper Submission links.

Journal Timeline

Call for Articles


Accepted Articles Officially Notified

Journal Unveiling

F/W/S End of Each Quarter Mid-April June 
Students are encouraged to attend the following workshops to clarify expectations for successful article submission:

Publishing in the Undergraduate Research Journal Workshops:  See a SHORT PUBLISHING OVERVIEW VIDEO

Students interested in submitting articles to the Journal are required to attend a "Publishing in the Journal Workshop".  The workshops will be presented by a member of the Student Editorial Board who outline the expectations, will provide clarification and answer specific questions about preparing an article for submission.  Please visit the Student Success Workshops to find the list of available workshops and RSVP.  Be sure to look at the winter and spring tab for the dates.

Additionally, in support of the workshops the Student Editorial Board has prepared PUBLISHING VIDEO as a supplement to the required presentation.

For questions Contact the Journal:

For creative works we recommend Mosaic Art & Literary Journal


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