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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 I'm graduating this May?

Unfortunately, the REU is open only to those students who are enrolled 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 10-15 students this year.


Can I begin the REU later than the May 27th start date?

All REU participants must be on campus in time to begin their projects on May 27.


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 complete the online recommendations here.


Where will I live?

You will reside in our Living/Learning Center, which is adjacent to the Wallman Wellness Center

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