Research and Creative Activity Day

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

UAF celebrates undergraduate research and creative activities every spring. All UAF undergraduate students are invited to present their work on Research and Creative Activity Day, April 7, 2020. Research posters, presentations, displays and demonstrations of creative projects are welcome from every academic discipline.

Here's the event schedule:
Tuesday, April 7
UAF Wood Center, lower level lounge

8:00am - 10:00am - students drop off posters and set up displays
10:00am - 3:00pm - posters on display for the public
12:00pm - 2:00 pm - Deans (or their representatives) visit with students and judge entries
3:00 - judging concludes
4:00pm - Awards ceremony and reception - open to the public

You do not need to be an URSA funded student to present - all undergraduate students are welcome.

Deans from each college and school will awarded Dean's Choice Awards along with $250 cash prizes to exceptional entries.

Please register by March 31, 2019 to get FREE poster printing and to ensure your entry will be considered for an award.



Free poster printing is available for undergraduate students.

If your poster has been printed for another event and does not have the URSA logo, that's fine - you may use that poster.

Students should send a pdf of their poster sized up to 36" x 48" to  Files must be less than 50 MB. Please do not use gradient backgrounds as they will not print correctly.

Posters are printed on matte poster paper. Please contact the URSA office for details.

URSA Logos
Please include on your poster

URSA logo with invisible background

URSA logo with white background

UAF Logos
Click here for the UAF logo page with a variety of styles and sizes


Poster Templates

There are numerous poster templates available online for free. Here are two of the many examples available:

Facebook Live interviews at the 2018 Research and Creative Activity Day