2016-2017 UROP Application Deadlines


Students must submit online UROP applications to faculty supervisors for review no later than 5pm on the deadline dates listed below by term and proposal type.​ 

Any questions or concerns about meeting these deadlines, should be addressed with UROP staff, ASAP. We can be reached via email to urop@mit.edu, by phone at 617-253-7306, or in Room 7-104.

Upcoming Deadlines

  • Spring 2017 Credit UROP Registration Deadline: If you have already submitted your spring credit UROP application, please remember that you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than Drop Date, April 27, 2017, in order to your receive credit.

Summer 2017 Applications

  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, June 29, 2017
  • Credit and Volunteer: Thursday, June 29, 2017. To receive credit for summer UROPs, undergraduates must register for the summer session and pay applicable tuition. Please see the MIT Summer Session Catalog for details.

​Prior Deadlines

Fall 2016

  • UROP Direct Funding: Thursday, September 29, 2016
  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, November 3, 2016
  • Credit and Volunteer Thursday, November 3, 2016

    To receive credit, you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than Drop Date, November 23, 2016.

IAP 2017

  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, January 19, 2017
  • Credit and Volunteer: Thursday, January 19, 2017. To receive credit, you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than the last day of IAP classes - Friday, February 3, 2017.

Note: UROP Direct Funding is NOT available during IAP

Spring 2017

  • UROP Direct Funding: Thursday, February 16, 2017
  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, March 16, 2017
  • Credit and Volunteer: Thursday, March 16, 2017. To receive credit, you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than Drop Date, April 27, 2017.

Summer 2017

  • UROP Direct Funding: Thursday, April 13, 2017

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