Off-campus Research

Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

CUR supports students who engage with faculty mentors in research and creative projects:

National Science Foundation (NSF)

NSF sponsors research experiences for undergraduates (REU) through its REU Sites program at participating host universities.

To search for programs in disciplines from Astronomical Sciences to Social Sciences, go to Research Experience for Undergraduates, REU Site Search.

Stanford University Summer Research Program

Stanford’s eight-week summer research program instructs students from around the nation in

  • Biosciences
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Natural sciences and engineering

Talented undergraduates are encouraged to apply. Applications are due in the spring for the summer session. Check back for submission deadlines. Accepted applicants receive

  • Round-trip travel
  • Free room and board
  • Summer stipend

Webguru: Guide for Undergraduate Research

This site offers valuable information on everything research:

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