Summer Research Program Information

In an effort to support summer undergraduate research program directors and administrators, this page will be updated with information that can be useful when launching a program and getting prepared each year.

General Purdue Logistics for Undergraduate Researcher Programs - Google Docs

This document is a collection of important information that other program directors have indicated should be included. If there is an area that is not covered, please email and we will look into the area and include it to help others who may have the same question.

Summer 2021 schedule coming soon.
To be added to the Summer 2020 online community, please email

Summer 2021 Program Updates
(To update or include your program, please email

  • Agricultural Data Science REEU - Offering remote summer research
  • Biochemistry REU - Offering remote summer research
  • Colombian Research Partnership - Unsure
  • Data Mine - Unsure
  • Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program (DURI) - Offering summer research
  • Network for Computational Nanotechnology - Offering remote summer research
  • Pharmacy - Offering remote summer research
  • Physics REU - Offering remote summer research
  • PURE India - Canceled
  • Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) - Offering summer research
  • Summer Stay Scholars - Offering summer research
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) - Offering summer research

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Meetings

The OUR facilitates discussions among the various summer research programs across campus to help be more efficient with common summer workshops, socials, and challenges. If you would like to be included on the email list to receive invites and updates, please email