The Stressed Life Cells: REU Program Application

Instructions

Read through the entire application and gather the information and materials you need before starting.  You will not be able to come back later to make updates or corrections.

If you complete and collect your required documents in advance, submission should take 10-30 minutes. 

For this University of Kansas application, you will need

Step 1.  Complete all fields in this form (below), especially those marked by an * (required).  You will not be able to submit the application without completing items with an *.  Once you submit your application, please print the confirmation page for your records.

Step 2.  Upload your essay in pdf format. You will be prompted to upload the document after you submit the first page.

Step 3.  Upload your transcripts in pdf format.  (See our website for more information)

Step 4.   Click Submit Application.

Student Information

Contact Information
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Permanent Mailing Address
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(optional, 1000 character limit)
Last High School Attended
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Academic Information

Other Undergrad Institutions Attended

List by name, location, & dates attended. Include Community Colleges.

Previous Research Experience?

(This question does not refer to laboratory classes you have taken in college. You should also discuss these experiences in your Statement of Purpose letter)
(1000 character limit)

Transcript

Please upload a copy of your current transcript.

PDF format only

Essay

Please upload your essay. Make sure it conforms to our guidelines.

PDF format only

Research Preferences

Please consult the list of projects and provide the names of up to three faculty mentors whose research is of most interest to you. List the faculty in order of preference, with Mentor One being most preferred. We will use this information to guide our Admission Decisions, with the goal of maximizing the number of participating labs.

Letters of Recommendation

Letter of Recommendation (required)

List the name and contact information of a faculty member from your institution
who will be able to write a Letter of Reference on your behalf.

Second Letter of Recommendation (optional)

List the name and contact information of a faculty member from your institution
who will be able to write a Letter of Reference on your behalf.

Optional: Please upload any additional documents you think might be pertinent to the application (resume, etc)

PDF format only

Questions regarding application?

Contact us at mb-reu@ku.edu or see our REU program website.