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Summer Research Programs and REU’s Toolkit

This webpage is intended for faculty and staff of summer research programs.

Welcome! This web page is for faculty and staff that coordinate NC State Summer REU’s, Summer Research Programs and PI’s of independent summer researchers.

The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) will maintain a Google Group to correspond with faculty and staff coordinators and faculty working with summer researchers. To join the group, please search Google Groups for “NC State Summer REU’s and Summer Research Programs” and request to be added.

To register your Summer 2022 program, please submit it as soon as possible with this form. Please visit the “2022 Summer Research Programs at NC State” page to view currently promoted programs.

Please make sure to fill out any necessary paperwork with the ORI regarding visiting scientists. Questions about the visiting scientist agreement should be sent to the ORI.

Program coordinators will also need to complete any paperwork associated with hosting minors on campus if applicable.

Join the OUR Google Group for all the latest updates

Dr. Natasha Olby works with a dog at the College of Veterinary medicine at the campus' biomedical research campus.
Dr. Natasha Olby works with a dog at the College of Veterinary medicine at the campus’ biomedical research campus. Photo by Marc Hall

Activity Listings for Summer 2022

If you did not submit registration preferences for your group, please email Dr. Showalter ASAP with the number of students and names (for planning purposes) in your program.

Registration will be available soon. Similar to Spring Symposium, presentations will be scheduled based on theme (program) and mentor. As mentors approving submissions, please check your Spam folder. Sometimes the platform sends emails here erroneously. Have a student/s without a unity ID? Email the OUR for how to register them.

Encourage students to both register and submit their posters EARLY. There will be a lot of students vying to get these printed, and we will not be able to adjust schedules due to students not submitting posters in time.

The OUR will have a partner for printing (TBA). If students meet the deadline for submitting to the partner, the OUR will cover printing. If they miss the deadline, they will need to print posters on their own.

You can view specifics on the Symposium website.

The OUR is running a (virtual) Summer Seminar Series. Any student who wishes to attend is welcome. They can view the topics, days/times, and register on this site.

(Earliest) Summer Housing Move-InMay 14, 202210 am
Welcome ReceptionMay 31, 20229:00-11:00 am, Witherspoon Campus Cinema
Safety OrientationMay 31, 202211:00am-12:00pm, Witherspoon Campus Cinema
Diversity & Inclusion WorkshopJune 7, 20229:00-12:00 (may finish early), Witherspoon Cinema
Diversity & Inclusion WorkshopJune 14, 20229:00-12:00 (may finish early), Nelson 3400
Ethics SeminarJune 21, 20229:30-11:00, Nelson 3400
Poster Preparation & Symposium Registration HelpJune 28, 20229:00-10:30am, Nelson 3400
*The OUR Seminar series also includes a poster info session (on 7/6; it is virtual). Students can register for it (see home page of OUR website).
Applying to and Funding for Graduate SchoolJuly 5, 20229:30-11:30am, Nelson 3400
Deadline for Summer Symposium Registration (and mentor approval)July 8
*We encourage students to register early.
12 pm
Deadline for Poster printing with OUR partnerEncouraged to submit by July 17 at 11:59 pm (could stretch to July 19/20 - check current timing on CALS printing website OR students can print at their own expense elsewhere)Students will receive information on how to submit
Summer SymposiumJuly 26-27DH Hill Jr Library
Sessions to be held throughout the day
(Latest) Summer Housing Move OutAugust 6, 2022 (10 am)10 am

Updated as of June 9. Please use the current table for planning purposes.