Participation Options


Pay, Credit, Volunteer

All UROP projects must be worthy of academic credit, regardless of whether you choose to participate for credit, pay or as a volunteer. Learn more about these options here.

Off-Campus UROP

While most UROPs are conducted on-campus at MIT, at times your research may take you off-campus for field-work, conference presentations, or if a clinical UROP. Learn more here.

    Global Opportunities

    Global UROPs provide the chance to connect with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds and help students enhance communication, leadership, collaborative, and decision-making skills. Learn more in this section.