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We serve all undergraduate students enrolled at the University of Miami and have successfully placed students from all disciplines in a variety of research opportunities.
Students may apply at the beginning of each semester that they are seeking research in order to provide current schedules and grades. For fall placement, students may begin applying toward the end of summer. For spring placement, students may begin applying in late fall. For summer placement, students may begin applying in late spring. Most students are successfully placed. If the student is not placed and is still interested in research, they will need to submit a new application.
Students, please note: most research positions are not paid.
Hours: The minimum time you should dedicate to research is 6 hours per week with a minimum of 2 hour blocks each time you report to the lab. The research week is considered Monday-Friday, 9 to 5pm, no weekends. The exact hours required will vary according to the research mentor. Make sure that you have seriously considered your other commitments and your available time for research before you apply and before accepting a position.
WARNING: ALL OF THE APPLICATION STEPS HAVE TO BE COMPLETED AND THE APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR YOUR APPLICATION TO BE SAVED AND PROCESSED. IF YOU EXIT OUT, ALL INFORMATION WILL BE LOST.
The application process consists of the following steps: