Fall 2021


Students must submit online UROP applications to faculty supervisors for review no later than 11:59pm (EDT) on the deadline dates listed below.​ Faculty have additional time to approve, but applications will be cancelled if not approved in a timely fashion. 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 or by phone at 617-253-7306.

  • UROP Direct Funding: Tuesday, September 21, 2021
  • Supervisor/Sponsored Research Funding: Tuesday, November 2, 2021
  • Credit and Volunteer: Tuesday, November 2, 2021. To receive credit, you MUST ALSO REGISTER your credit with the Registrar's Office via Add form no later than Drop Date - Thursday, November 18, 2021.

Fall 2021 pay period: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - Sunday, January 2, 2022

NOTE: Wellesley Students must also heed the cross-registration deadline for each term and follow the instructions that apply specifically for cross-registered students.