Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) provides undergraduate students and mentors the opportunity to work together on research or creative projects.

Congratulations to our Summer 2017 UROP Awardees!

UROP provides assistantships up to $1,200 for students who assist with a faculty member’s research or creative project, or who carryout a project of their own under the supervision of a faculty member. Students may apply for an assistantship any semester and may be eligible for a one-semester renewal. UROP awardees are hired by the Office of Undergraduate Research and are paid $10.00 per hour for up to 120 hours of work during the semester.

Fall 2017 Deadlines
Friday, June 30: Student Application Due
Friday, July 7: Faculty Reference Due

Spring 2018 Deadlines
Friday, November 3: Student Application Due
Friday, November 10: Faculty Reference Due

How to Apply

Information for students interested in applying for UROP

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Acceptance Checklist

Next steps and forms to complete after you've been awarded

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Current Students

Resources and tools for current UROP Awardees

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