Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Journals


The following is a list of apparently current journals that focus on publishing undergraduate research (most have copyright transfer agreements so you can also publish in a print journal).

Additionally, the Undergraduate Research Commons has a list of journals and other avenues of undergraduate research communications.

Stanford Undergraduate Research Journal is an annual peer-reviewed publication of research articles written primarily by Stanford undergraduates, but also well-qualified students at other institutions, from all academic fields. http://surj.stanford.eduPittsburgh Undergraduate Review PUR is a multidisciplinary journal that accepts papers from around the world. http://www.pur.honorscollege.pitt.edu/

Undergraduate Economic Review aimed at promoting high quality undergraduate research. http://titan.iwu.edu/%7Eecon/uer/index.html

Undergraduate Journal for Global Business and Community, offers undergraduate students a venue for publishing works. http://jgbc.fiu.edu/index.php?journal=JGBC

The Dialectics Undergraduate Journal of Leadership, Politics, and Society aim is to promote undergraduate discourse and scholarship and to encourage students to pursue and engage in thoughtful discourses on topics of societal importance.http://sites.psu.edu/dialectics/ 

Pi Sigma Alpha Undergraduate Journal of Politics built a reputation for publishing outstanding research by undergraduate students. http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~psalpha/journal/call.html

Issues in Political Economy is committed to supporting and encouraging quality undergraduate research in all areas of economics. http://www.elon.edu/e-web/students/ipe/journalinfo.xhtmlThe Penn Bioethics Journal is the nation's premier peer-reviewed undergraduate bioethics journal. http://bioethicsjournal.com/about.html

IMPULSE is the first international, online neuroscience journal for undergraduate publications. http://impulse.appstate.edu/

Undergraduate Research Journal for the Human Sciences is an annual online national, reviewed journal dedicated to the publication of undergraduate student research. The twofold purpose of the journal is to foster and reward the scholarly efforts of undergraduate human sciences students as well as to provide a valuable learning experience. http://www.kon.org/CFP/cfp_urjhs.html

National Undergraduate Research Clearinghouse accepts any scientific manuscript. They can be empirical studies or literature reviews. http://www.webclearinghouse.net/help.php

American Journal of Undergraduate Research is a refereed journal for undergraduate research in the pure and applied sciences, mathematics, engineering, technology, and related areas in education. http://www.ajur.uni.edu/

Catalyst: Rice Undergraduate Science and Engineering Review accepts submissions from undergraduate students who have performed science or engineering research at any international university or research institution laboratory. http://catalyst.rice.edu/

The Undergraduate Psychology Journal (UPJ) at the University of California Los Angeles is a publication which features outstanding research work performed by undergraduate students at UCLA and around the country http://www.psych.ucla.edu/undergraduate/research

The Yale Review of Undergraduate Research in Psychology is an annual journal that showcases the best and most original research in psychology conducted by undergraduates from around the world. http://www.yale.edu/yrurp/

Journal of Young Investigators JYI's web journal (which is also called JYI) is dedicated to the presentation of undergraduate research in science, mathematics, and engineering. http://www.jyi.org/about/

Journal of Undergraduate Research in Physics is a peer-reviewed journal of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) for archiving research conducted by undergraduate physicists. http://www.jurp.org/call_for_papers.html

The Allegheny Review, now entering its 31st year of publication, is one of America's few nationwide literary magazines dedicated exclusively to undergraduate works of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and art. http://alleghenyreview.wordpress.com/

History Matters: An Undergraduate Journal of Historical Research. http://www.historymatters.appstate.edu/

Valley Humanities Review http://www.lvc.edu/vhr