Current UROP Awardees

Getting Started

Before beginning your project, the following forms need to be completed (you will receive one copy of each in your award packet):

  • Award Acknowledgment Form
  • Press Release Permission Form
  • Patent Policy Form
  • I-9
    (Note: You will be required to show the specified forms of identification, which can be found on the second page of the I-9 form. Please bring them to the office with you when you submit your completed award packet.)
  • W-4
    (Note: Please complete this carefully. We are not allowed to advise you on this form – you must contact SEO with any questions. It will be returned to you if it is not filled out completely)

Weekly Seminars (summer only)

Weekly summer workshops are held every Monday at 4 pm in the Metcalf Science Center, 590 Comm Ave, Room SCI109.

Wrapping Up

Summer researchers will need to do the following at the end of their term:

  • Send your abstract to the UROP office by August 21.
    Consult the Abstract Guidelines before submitting your abstract.
  • Complete the Student Evaluation Form -  Your mentor will be contacted separately and asked to fill out the Faculty Evaluation form.

Academic semester researchers will need to do the following at the end of their term:

  • Send your abstract (1/2-1 page) to the UROP office by the end of the semester
  • Complete the Student Evaluation Form -  Your mentor will be contacted separately and asked to fill out the Faculty Evaluation form.

Symposium Information

All summer UROP students are expected to present a poster at our Fall Undergraduate Research Symposium in October (October 16, 2015 is the next symposium).

If you will be abroad, please contact the UROP office for instructions.