Multicultural Summer Research Opportunities Program

New Link To Research Contract

The University has created a new "university wide" contract for all students involved in directed studies/research/activity.

Spring Break In Panama

Are you interested in getting chemistry field work experience during spring break?

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Summer Research Program for International Students (iREU)

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Rochester is one of several programs that provides a unique opportunity for talented undergraduate students from across the world to conduct first-class research in our department for a period of 10 weeks over the summer. Applications should be submitted at For full consideration, the application material and recommendation letters should be received by February 1, 2019.

Summer Opportunity

If you are looking for summer research opportunities not here on campus - try one of these sites


What are your plans for the summer - start thinking about summer reserach. Here is a great program.


"Think Like a Researcher" Workshop

The Think like a Researcher workshop is designed to help you become comfortable with the research skills and tools needed to participate in a variety of exciting research and creative opportunities including UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program) and URS (Undergraduate Research Scholarship). It is designed to bring students from across the University and different colleges together to learn. Workshop Topics include: Student panel of researchers, how to find a faculty mentor, finding scholarly literature, intro to ethics, data management basics and more.

Research Contract

In order to get a permission number for directed research you need to complete this contract

Then it will get sent to your research advisor and once they submit it a permission number will be sent to you.

NOTE: advisor needs to be sure to indicate stephs as final approver

Getting Involved In Research

Thinking about getting involved in research?