How to Apply

Summer 2020 Program Dates

The 2020 REU will begin on Sunday, June 7, 2020 and end on Sunday, August 2, 2020.


Undergraduate student participants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or its possessions. Students who have received their bachelor's degrees and are no longer enrolled as undergraduates are generally not eligible to participate.

All current full-time or part-time undergraduate students who have completed one full year of calculus and one course in linear algebra are eligible to apply.

Application Process

To apply to the 2020 REU, please click here. The deadline to apply is midnight on Thursday, February 13th, 2020. Further instructions are included within the form.

March 8 Common Reply Date

This REU participates in the Mathematical Sciences REU Common Reply Date agreement. Any student who receives an offer from an REU that participates in the Common Reply Date agreement, including this REU, is not required to accept or decline the offer until March 8 (or later). The goal of the Common Reply Date agreement is to help students make informed decisions, particularly when faced with the potential of receiving offers from multiple REUs.