Discover UROP

The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) creates research partnerships between undergraduate students and University of Michigan researchers.  All schools and colleges are active participants in UROP, which provides a wealth of interesting research topics for program participants.  UROP started with 14 student/faculty partnerships in 1988, and has expanded to include more than 1300 students and 800 faculty researchers.

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UROP Office Hours:

Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Fall 2015 - Winter 2016

Changing Gears Program

Click here to learn more about the 2015-2016 Changing Gears Program, designed for Community College transfer students who are interested in exciting research opportunities on campus.

Sophomore Application

Click here to apply to UROP for the 2015-2016 academic year if you will be a sophomore and/or beginning your 2nd year at U-M in Fall 2015 (and have not participated in UROP previously). The priority application deadline is March 27, 2015. 

Research Scholars Application

The 2015-2016 Research Scholars Program is open to students who participated in UROP for the first time during the 2014-2015 academic year.

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UROP Symposium

The UROP Spring Research Symposium will take place on April 22, 2015 in the Michigan League. Please save the date! For more information, please click here.

Research Mentor Project Application 

Mentor project applications for the Fall 2015  - Winter 2016 academic year will open in April.

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Intel SRC Summer Research Fellowship

The application deadline for the Intel SRC Fellowship has been extended to Friday, March 13, 2015. Please click here to learn more!

Summer Research Fellowships in Women and Gender Studies

UROP announces a new funding opportunity for students interested in doing summer research projects in women and gender studies.  The projects could include studies of women's health, cultural and literary studies, community based projects related to women and LGBTQ communities, and more. The application deadline is Friday, March 13, 2015.

Community College Summer Fellowship Program (CCSFP)

The CCSFP is for students currently enrolled at a Community College. Please click here to apply for the program and visit the CCSFP site for more information and the program requirements/eligibility for Summer 2015

Detroit Community Based Research Program

Where research and community action meet! Follow us on Twitter here.