UROP Events


The UROP office holds events throughout the academic year to help you learn more about the program, find projects, and interact with faculty and students engaged in the program to learn more about what to expect in your experiences.  Events are posted as scheduled, so please check back frequently for updates.

Monday, Sept. 14, 2-3pm EST: All About UROP & How to Find One!

UROP staff will discuss all aspects of UROP at MIT, including how to participate, what type of research is available, how to find opportunities, connect with faculty, and more. Includes a Q&A moderated by UROP staff. 

Join Zoom Meeting (MIT credentials required).


Tuesday, Sept. 22, 3-4pm EST: UROP Panel with Students & Supervisors (part of CAPD Career Week)

Hear directly from experienced UROP students and UROP supervisors on their experiences, their research, how they found their UROPs, and more. Includes a Q&A moderated by UROP staff.

Join Zoom Meeting (MIT credentials required).


In addition to the events listed above. UROP staff hold fall Zoom Office Hours on Tuesdays from 3-4PM EST & Thursdays from 4-5PM EST. Join our Office Hours Zoom Meeting (MIT credentials required). You can also always reach UROP staff via email urop@mit.edu.

Prior Events

Monday, Aug. 31, 4-5pm EST: All About UROP & How to Find One!

UROP staff will discuss all aspects of the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) at MIT, including how to participate, what type of research is available, how to find opportunities, connect with faculty, and more. Includes a Q&A moderated by UROP staff. 


Wednesday, Sept. 9, 4-5pm EST All About UROP & UROP for Career Preparation 

UROP staff will discuss all aspects of UROP at MIT, including how to to prepare, participate, find opportunities, connect with faculty, leverage UROP for career exploration, and more. Includes a Q&A moderated by UROP staff.