Apply to the Undergraduate Research Program

How do you apply?

Students will be sent an email informing them about the application deadlines to apply. They must then complete the required application online by the due date to be considered. Fall and Summer applications are available in March. Spring applications are available in October. Students may indicate during the application process which URP faculty members they might be interested in working with as their faculty research sponsor – students should specify more than one URP faculty sponsor.
  1. Complete URP application

    Fall 2020 URP application is closed - the Spring 2021 application will be available in mid-October. Please watch your email for additional information about the Spring 2021 URP application.

  2. Complete Fall Research Approval Form - NOW ONLINE

    **You are required to upload the PI/Faculty confirmation email that you are conducting research with them to the form*

  3. Find Your Research


Applications must be completed for each semester you wish to conduct research - even if you are currently doing the URP and wish to continue into the following semester!

                                                                                              DEADLINES for Summer/Fall 2020
Faculty Sponsors will specify their research projects
Late February
Students will apply for the URP program selecting from the list of approved Faculty sponsors
March 11th - March 29th
Students and Faculty will be notified of approved URP Students for the Summer/Fall 
April 20th
Faculty will interview from the list of approved students who have indicated a desire to work with the faculty sponsor
April 28th - May 8th
All completed URP Approval Forms for Summer 2020 must be returned to the College of Science & Technology
May 8th
Students will be notified of approval for Summer 2020 TBD
All completed URP Approval Forms for Fall 2020 must be returned to the College of Science & Technology August 26th


Rose McGinnis