Carnegie Mellon University Department of Chemistry
photo of undergrad in research lab

Graduate student Eduardo Paredes (right) and undergraduate Xochina El-Hilali (S'11) prepare a DNA/RNA solid phase synthesizer for nucleic acid synthesis.

Undergraduate Program

Benefits of Undergraduate Research

In addition to the diverse range of projects in which you can become involved, undergraduate research is often the highlight of a student's learning experience as a chemistry major.