Frequently Asked Questions
We continue to compile a list of questions frequently asked by prospective applicants. If you don't see your question answered here, please contact us.
Can I apply if Iím graduating this May?
Unfortunately, the REU is open only to those students who are matriculated as undergraduates at the time of the summer program.
Can international students apply?
Per NSF guidelines, the REU is open only to those students who are U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, or permanent residents of the United States.
How many students are you accepting this year?
We anticipate accepting 10 undergraduates this year.
Can I begin the REU later than the May 28 start date?
All REU participants must be on campus in time to begin their projects on May 28.
Can my letter writers mail their letters through the postal system?
We are currently accepting letters only electronically.
Where should my letter of recommendations be sent?
Direct your recommendation writers to send their letter as a pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org
Where will I live?