2017-2018 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

Fall 2017

  • UROP Direct Funding: Thursday, September 21, 2017
  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, November 2, 2017
  • Credit and Volunteer Thursday, November 2, 2017.  To receive credit, you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than Drop Date, Wednesday, November 22, 2017.

IAP 2018

  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, January 18, 2018
  • Credit and Volunteer: Thursday, January 18, 2018. 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 2, 2018.
  • Note: UROP Direct Funding is NOT available during IAP

Spring 2018

  • UROP Direct Funding: Thursday, February 15, 2018
  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Credit and Volunteer: Thursday, March 15, 2018.  To receive credit, you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than Drop Date, Thursday, April 26, 2018.

Summer 2018

  • UROP Direct Funding: Thursday, April 12, 2018
  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Thursday, June 28, 2018
  • Credit and Volunteer: Thursday, June 28, 2018. 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.

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