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In order to set up an advising meeting with CCRF Staff, please do the following:

  1. Complete the intake form.
  2. Based upon which opportunities you are interested in, please contact the following staff member:

For Faculty and Research Mentors:                                                                                                                                                         


All faculty and research mentors who seek support in creating new undergraduate research opportunities or for additional support of existing programs, please contact Nichole Fazio directly by email or phone.                                                                                                                  Nichole Fazio, Director, College Center for Research and Fellowships, and phone: 773-702-7157. 

For current College students and recent alumni:


All students seeking undergraduate research support, including counsel on finding opportunities on campus, identifying research-specific funding, preparing to present and publish your work, and participating in specialized undergraduate research programs, including summer undergraduate research opportunities.

Students new to undergraduate research are encouraged to attend an Undergraduate Research Information Session offered quarterly.

Please schedule an appointment with Tracy Nyerges, Assistant Director of Research, College Center for Research and Fellowships []

Undergraduate Research Drop-in Advising hours in 503W HM:

  • Autumn Quarter: Thursdays: 10am-noon
    • Cancelled: Thursday, November 28th
All First, Second, and Third year general national fellowship inquiries; and, GilmanCritical Language ScholarshipBoren ScholarshipCarnegie Endowment for International PeaceFulbright US Student Program (Research/Study), Thomas Pickering, RangelKnight-HennessyNational Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, and diversity-focused post-graduate opportunities; support writing research proposals and applications for national awards focused on research, including Fulbright, NSF and other research-based opportunities. Please schedule an appointment with Sandra Zupan, Assistant Director of Fellowships and Research, College Center for Research and Fellowships []
All First, Second and Third year general fellowship inquiries; and, BeineckeGilmanCritical Language ScholarshipFulbright US Student Program (Research/Study), DAAD Programs (all), Truman Scholarship, Knight-Hennessy, and general support for other post-graduate fellowships.

Please schedule an appointment with Arthur Salvo, Assistant Director of Fellowships and Research, College Center for Research and Fellowships []

All Third, Fourth, and recent alumn inquiries related to post-graduate national fellowships; UK and Ireland Postgraduate Study Awards (Marshall, Rhodes, Gates-Cambridge, Mitchell, Ertegun, Churchill), Knight-HennessyGoldwater Scholarship; Fulbright US Student Program (ETA), Truman ScholarshipUdall ScholarshipSchwarzman ScholarshipYenching Academy; and, for Fulbright Post-Doc applications and faculty Fulbright support; for undergraduate research opportunities in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Please schedule an appointment with Nichole Fazio, Director of College Center for Research and Fellowships []
General research-related email:
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