The Harvard College Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (URAF) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive undergraduate community at Harvard College where each student has the tools, access to opportunities, and support to thrive. Read our Diversity and Inclusion Statement.


The Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (URAF) serves Harvard College students as well as faculty and administrators across the university as the primary source of information about undergraduate research and prestigious scholarships at Harvard and beyond.

Guided by principles that underscore the importance and significance of research experiences in a liberal arts education, the Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (URAF) supports the mission of Harvard College by strategically planning, developing, and realizing policies, programming, and funding to effectively steward formative, substantive research and postgraduate fellowship opportunities. Thus, URAF’s practices serve to augment the curricular choices and intellectual growth of all undergraduates as well as enhance scholarly relationships with their peers, Harvard faculty, and academic specialists around the world.

You can meet with URAF staff members virtually or in-person! See our advising page for more information.

URAF's last day of drop-in hours for Spring 2022 was Wednesday, May 4. Please contact us at or to schedule an appointment with one of our advisers after May 4. 

If you would like to meet with one of our advisers for a longer appointment or outside of drop-in hours, please use the contact information below to schedule an appointment.

Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (URAF)
77 Dunster Street, Cambridge MA, 02138,

Event Recordings

Did you miss one of URAF's info sessions?
Are you looking to review the material covered at one of our events?

You can access a list of URAF event recordings(HarvardKey login required.)



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