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REU Application Process

A complete application requires:

  1. Completed and submitted electronic application form.
  2. Two letters of recommendation. You will be asked to provide names of up to three faculty members in electronic application form, and we will send recommendation letter request to these faculty. It will be up to the faculty members to upload/mail their letters to our REU program.
  3. Academic transcript in pdf form submitted online with the application form. Note that you will have an option to submit your transcript at a later time - the link to transcript submission page will be sent to you after you submit the application form.
    Do not send a transcript that contains you social security number. Remove your SSN before sending your transcript.

Proceed to the electronic application form.

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Last Updated: May 12, 2023 8:26 AM

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