How to enrich your McNair experience.

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The McNair Scholars Program offers specialized programming just for McNair Scholars and events open to the community at large. Our signature events include:

  • The Undergraduate Research Conference and the Graduate School Opportunities Fair.
  • Credit-bearing weekly seminar courses focused on professional development and academic enrichment. Specifically, McNair scholars embark on a simulated graduate school experience that includes (but is not limited to) work on personal resumes, CVs, portfolios, research writing and so much more!
  • Fully funded travel to multiple national McNair Research Conferences around the U.S.
  • TRIO Day and TRIO Graduation Ceremonies.
  • Soft Skills and Professional Networking Days.
  • McNair celebration of Research at the UB Celebration of Academic Excellence.