Summer Research

UROP maintains information on summer research positions from coast to coast. If you’re aware of a program we haven’t listed, let us know at urop@bu.edu so we can include it.

Summer Research Programs at BU

Boston University offers a variety of summer research programs for undergraduate students, including UROP, SURF, and many more.

Summer Research Programs in the US and Beyond

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University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras: Sierra de Las Minas of Guatemala

Posted on February 27, 2017

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USC: Engineering REU

Posted on January 5, 2017

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Harvard University: Lab for Developmental Studies

Posted on December 18, 2016

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California Institute of Technology: WAVE Fellows

Posted on December 17, 2016

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Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health: Biostatistics

Posted on December 17, 2016

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DAAD Rise: Germany

Posted on December 17, 2016

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Northwestern University: Summer Research Opportunities

Posted on December 14, 2016

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Iowa State University: Plant Genomics and Bioinformatics

Posted on December 14, 2016

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National Institute of Standards and Technology: SURF

Posted on December 11, 2016

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University of California-Davis: Physics REU

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-Davis: Environmental Toxicology

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-Irvine: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-San Francisco: Summer Research Opportunities

Posted on December 8, 2016

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San Diego State University: Mathematics Research

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-Los Angeles: Pure and Applied Mathematics

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-Los Angeles: Interface for Science and Ethics

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-Los Angeles: Summer Research

Posted on December 8, 2016

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University of California-San Diego: Pharmacology

Posted on December 8, 2016

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Stanford University: Linear Accelerator

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Stanford University School of Medicine: Biomedical Sciences

Posted on December 7, 2016

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The SETI Institute: Astrobiology Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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SRI International: Molecular Physics

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Davis: SURP

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Berkeley: Summer Research Oppotunities

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Berkeley: Engineering Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Berkeley: Cell, Developmental and Evolutionary Biology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Massachusetts-Amherst: Engineering Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Office of Naval Research Intern Program

Posted on December 7, 2016

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American Society for Microbiology Fellowship

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Smithsonian Museum of Natural History

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Riverside: Summer Research Internship

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Los Angeles: Physics and Astrophysics

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-Los Angeles: Research in Industrial Projects

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cornell University Graduate School: Observation Astronomy

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cornell University Graduate School: Plant Genome Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cornell University Graduate School: Nanotechnology Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cornell University Graduate School: Food Science

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cornell University Graduate School: Materials Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cornell University: Elementary-Particle Physics

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Rutgers: Science and Engineering

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Science and Engineering

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Hunter College: Biomedical Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Institute of Ecosystem Studies Research Experience

Posted on December 7, 2016

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New York State Department of Health: Molecular and Cellular Biosciences

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Weill Medical College of Cornell University: Gateways to the Laboratory

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Weill Medical College of Cornell University: Biomedical Science Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences: Pharmacology and Toxicology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program in Science and Biotechnology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Arizona: Summer Research Institute

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Northern Arizona University: Astronomy

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Alaska-Anchorage: Ecology and Physiology Ecology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Cold Springs Harbor Laboratory: Biology Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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New York University: Neural Science Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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State University New York-Potsdam: Mathematics REU

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Georgia Institute of Technology: Clean Energy Bridge to Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Colorado State University-Fort Collins: Materials Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Colorado State University-Fort Collins: Molecular Bioscience

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Colorado-Boulder: Physics REU

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Colorado-Boulder: Research Training

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Los Alamos National Laboratory: Applied Geophysical Experience

Posted on December 7, 2016

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The California Institute of Technology: SURF

Posted on December 7, 2016

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The California Institute of Technology: Amgen Scholars

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-San Diego: Research in the Sciences

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of California-San Diego: Marine Physical Laboratory Internship

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Emory University: Summer Research Experience

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Georgia Institute of Technology: Aquatic Chemical Ecology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Georgia Institute of Technology: Engineering/Science

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Des Moines University: Research Opportunities

Posted on December 7, 2016

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The University of Iowa: Research Opportunities

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Notre Dame: Physics

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Northwestern University: Summer Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Northwestern University: Materials Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Committee on Institutional Cooperation: Summer Research Opportunities

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Connecticut: Physiology and Neurobiology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Maine: Science and Technology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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The Jackson Laboratories: Genetics and Bioinformatics

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Illinois at Chicago: Summer Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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The University of Kansas: Chemistry Integration Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Maria Mitchell Association: Astronomy Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Diversity Project-Indonesia: Biological Sciences

Posted on December 7, 2016

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Biomedical Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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National Institute of Health: Biostatistics

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Washington University in St. Louis: Biomedical Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Johns Hopkins University: Computer Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Johns Hopkins University: Summer Internship Program

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Williams College: Mathematics Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Amgen Scholars

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln: Redox Biology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Montana State University: Chemical Biology

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Smithsonian Institution: Environmental Research Center

Posted on December 7, 2016

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FASEB MARC Program: Biomedical and Behavioral Science

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Missouri State University: Mathematics Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Maryland Sea Grant: Estuarine Process

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Washington University in St. Louis: Biomedical Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Minnesota: Life Sciences Research Program

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of Minnesota: Chemistry NSF/REU

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Oakland University: Computer Research

Posted on December 7, 2016

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Grand Valley State University: Mathematics REU Program

Posted on December 7, 2016

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University of North Carolina School of Medicine: Summer Research Program

Posted on December 7, 2016

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North Carolina State University: Biostatistics Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Rockefeller University: Research Fellowship

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Albert Einstein College of Yeshiva University: Summer Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Danforth Center: Plant Science Internship

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Missouri-Columbia: Research Programs

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Mississippi: Science, Mathematics, and Engineering

Posted on November 30, 2016

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The Ohio State University Graduate School: Summer Research Program

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Duke University: Engineering Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Oregon: Research in the Life Sciences

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Oklahoma State University: Chemistry Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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New Mexico State University: NSF REU

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Kent State University: Chemistry, Material Science, and Biochemistry

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Miami University: Ecology in Human-Dominated Landscapes

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Ohio State University: Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Washington: Photonics Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Lehigh University: Physics REU

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Oregon State University: Marine Science Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Los Alamos National Laboratory: Internship Program

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center: Summer Internship Program

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Oregon: Solid State Materials Chemistry

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Wisconsin-Madison: Molecular and Environmental Toxicology

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Penn State University: Summer Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Wisconsin-Madison: Integrated Biological Science

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Medical College of Wisconsin: Biomedical Science Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Vanderbilt University: Biomedical Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Howard Hughes Medical Institute: Janelia Scholars

Posted on November 30, 2016

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U.S. Department of Energy: Science Laboratory Internships

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Medical University of South Carolina: Summer Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Brown University: Summer Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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The University of Vermont: Neuroscience Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center-Dallas: Biological Sciences

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Texas Tech University: Accelerated Biomedical Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Texas A&M University: Aerospace Engineering Research

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences: Biomedical Research Program

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Baylor College of Medicine: Medical Research and Training

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Virginia: Field Biology

Posted on November 30, 2016

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The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center: Quantitative and Physical Sciences

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Maryland, Baltimore County: Biomedical Training

Posted on November 30, 2016

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New York University School of Medicine: Medical Sciences

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences: Biomedical Research Program

Posted on November 30, 2016

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BROAD Institute of MIT and Harvard: Research in Genomics

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Baylor College of Medicine: Medical Research and Training

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of North Carolina: Summer Course in Biophysics

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Missouri

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Washington Seattle- Environmental Health Research Experience Program (EH REP)

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of California – Berkeley: Amgen Scholars

Posted on November 30, 2016

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US Food and Drug Administration: Toxicology

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Harvard Medical School: BCMP Summer Scholars

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Harvard Summer Research Program in Kidney Medicine

Posted on November 30, 2016

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University of Alabama: Chemistry

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Alabama A&M University: China: Ecological and Environmental Research in an Urbanized Landscape

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Alabama A&M University: Physics

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Alabama State University: Nanotechnology and Biotechnology

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Auburn University: Mathematics

Posted on November 30, 2016

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American Heart Association – Founders Affiliate

Posted on November 30, 2016

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Oak Ridge Associated Universities: Dept of Defense Research

Posted on November 29, 2016

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln: SRP

Posted on November 27, 2016

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University of Delaware: CBER REU

Posted on November 27, 2016

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Cornell University Graduate School: Mathematics Research

Posted on November 7, 2016

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Princeton University: Molecular and Quantitative Biology

Posted on November 7, 2016

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University of Hawaii: Pacific Internship Programs

Posted on November 7, 2016

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Mount Desert Island Biology Lab

Posted on October 30, 2016

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