ASU Undergraduate Students Work in a Neuroscience Lab with a Faculty Mentor (image) Arizona State University Share Print E-Mail Caption An Arizona State University study conducted by 14 undergraduate students and their research mentors, found that more than 50% of life sciences students who participated in the study considered leaving their undergraduate research experience. Ultimately, more than 50% decided to leave. They also found the most important factors that influence whether a student decides to continue working in a research lab included a positive lab environment, enjoying their everyday research tasks, a flexible lab schedule and inclusiveness. Credit Samantha Lloyd/ASU VisLab Usage Restrictions with photo credit only, including all web postings Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.