Getting started with your University Research Forum membership

Welcome to the University Research Forum online—your source for the latest research, expert commentary, events, tools, and more. is the best way to get value from your membership, so you'll want to get acquainted with our site and learn to take full advantage of all it has to offer. Our team compiled the tips below to help you do just that. Ready to get started?

First, create your account

You'll need it to access exclusive member content. Create your free account now, and share this how-to guide with your team so they can create accounts, too.

Next, subscribe for email updates

We recommend the following for all new members:

  • Weekly program update: This is the easiest way to learn about the latest research and upcoming events from the University Research Forum. Subscribe
  • EAB Daily Briefing: Subscribe to our daily round-up of higher education news to stay up to date. Read an issue and subscribe

Then catch up on our most popular research

You have access to all of our research publications including member favorites Telling the Story of Research study and 6 Imperatives for Embarking on Grand Challenges. In addition to research publications, our experts regularly weigh in on pressing issues facing chief research officers. Browse our expert insights.

Now save your seat for upcoming events

Get the most out of your membership by attending the University Research Forum National Meeting. It's your opportunity to hear our latest research, network with other members, and meet our team of experts.

Listen to an archived webconference

Miss a webconference? You can review the archive of webconference recordings at any time.

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