Application Information

  • Stipend & Expenses: $3600, in addition to on campus housing & activities expenses.
  • Application Deadline: March 1st, 2012. Review of applications may begin earlier.
  • Online Application Only through the automated system Click here to apply.
  • Application Material:
    1. Standard Coversheet, including the project of interest.
    2. Cover Letter with statement of interest, qualifications & goals (such as your own interest in mathematics or computer science, in the REU and in the selected project; qualifications for successfully completing the project; academic/educational goals, career plans; benefit from this REU; any information which would help us evaluate your application.)
    3. Resume
    4. Two Recommendation Letters (submitted by the reference writers)
    5. Transcript (unofficial is fine)
  • Eligibility: U.S. citizenship or permanent resident (NSF requirement), sophomore or junior enrolled in an undergraduate program. Underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
  • Contact & Questions: Dr. Yahdi, Mathematics & Computer Science, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA 19426, Email:, Phone: 610 409 3294
Research Experience For Undergraduates (REU)

The REU is sponsored by a grant from the National Science Foundation.

Full 2012 REU document

REU 2010 Participants

REU 2010 Presentations