Honors College Undergraduate Research Conferences


The Honors College currently hosts two annual events that showcase undergraduate research on the Texas State University campus: the Honors Research Conference (HRC) in the fall, and the Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) in the spring. These events are planned and hosted in collaboration with the IDEA Center.


Save the dates! Our 2024 Spring Undergraduate Research Conference will be held on Thursday, April 18-Friday April 19, 2024.

The poster session will be held in LBJSC Grand Ballroom on Thursday, 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Student panel sessions will be scheduled on Friday in Trauth Huffman Hall (schedule TBD).

URC Poster Application Deadline to Apply: Monday, March 4.

The Fall 2023 edition of the Honors Research Conference was held from 10:00am-4:30pm on Friday, November 17, 2023 in Trauth-Huffman Hall.

Abstracts and panel sessions can be found on the Fall 2023 HRC schedule.

Flier for the HRC

Click here to download a copy of the HRC 2023 flier.

Past Honors Research Conferences

Undergraduate Research Conference (URC)

Panelists at the URC.

The Honors College hosted the 17th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference and Thesis Forum on April 20-21, 2023 on the San Marcos campus. 

Abstracts and panel schedules are accessible through Symposium. The conference website requires an email address and password for registration only.

URC 1st place Poster winner Justice Corbett

URC 1st place Poster winner Justice Corbett