About the Journal

The URSCA Proceedings provide access to abstracts from the annual Undergraduate Research in Science Conference of Alberta, as well as a number of examples of works detailing scientific research presented at this event. 

These proceedings aim to: 

  • Serve as a model to current and future students in the sciences of outstanding work and educational achievement.
  • Ensure that exceptional examples of student work are disseminated and archived online. 
  • Provide students with a permanent record of their academic contributions to share on job and graduate school applications. 

For information on contributing to these proceedings, please refer to the Submissions page. 


These proceedings utilize the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.