Research in the Rotunda

The UW-System hosts "Research in the Rotunda" - A Celebration of Undergraduate Student Research. Up to six posters from each UW campus are invited to present their poster presentations at the Capitol Rotunda. Members of the Board of Regents, UW System Administration, legislators, and representatives of the Governor's Office are invited to view the displays. The Undergraduate Research program covers the registration and transportation costs for select students to attend this annual spring event.

Students interested in attending should send an email containing the following information to be considered to represent UWL at the event:

  • Student presenter(s):
  • Student author(s): (do not include those who are listed as presenters)
  • Mentor's name:
  • Mentor's department:
  • Poster title:
  • Abstract (written for a general audience):

The information must be submitted to with "Research in the Rotunda - (student's last name)" in the subject line no later than the first Friday of December. If your poster is selected, registration information will be sent to the student(s) and their mentor during the Winter Session.

Research in the Rotunda will be held at the Capitol in Madison, Wednesday, April 14, 2021. Note: this event may be changed to occur virtually.